Searching for footing in a life nearly extinguished by COVID (VIDEOS)

By ADAM GELLER April 22, 2021 GMT WESTFIELD, Ind. (AP) — On line in the hospital atrium, Kari Wegg folds...
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Searching for footing in a life nearly extinguished by COVID (VIDEOS)

CANADA: B.C. man living a full, active life after double-lung transplant – Coast Mountain News

Matt Schlatter fulfilled his dream of becoming a paramedic and living an active life after receiving a double lung transplant...
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CANADA: B.C. man living a full, active life after double-lung transplant – Coast Mountain News

How COVID-19 has affected organ transplants

The organ damage from COVID-19 has left many patients in need of transplants. Recent reports say that though doctors once hesitated...
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How COVID-19 has affected organ transplants

Chicago-area girl ‘enjoying life’ after receiving 2nd heart transplant (VIDEO)

Child receives 2nd heart transplant at Lurie Children's Hospital For each step of her life, 7-year-old Kaysen has had quite...
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Chicago-area girl ‘enjoying life’ after receiving 2nd heart transplant (VIDEO)

Liver Transplant Provides New Lease On Life For Warren, PA Man

WARREN, Pa. — Dec. 7 is a day that will live in very personal high esteem for Marty Yucha. About...
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Liver Transplant Provides New Lease On Life For Warren, PA Man

5 important tips about COVID-19 vaccines for heart failure, heart transplant patients

As more and more Americans receive their COVID-19 vaccine, heart failure patients and heart transplant recipients may have specific questions...
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5 important tips about COVID-19 vaccines for heart failure, heart transplant patients

Malta man becomes Colorado’s first COVID-19 patient to undergo double lung transplant | State & Regional

Bryan Raymond tested positive for the coronavirus in December 2020, and walked out of a Denver hospital with a newly...
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Malta man becomes Colorado’s first COVID-19 patient to undergo double lung transplant | State & Regional

INDIA: Study sheds light on reverse-order heart-liver transplant’s benefits for certain patients

This unique approach to heart-liver transplant opens the door to more highly sensitised patients getting the transplants they desperately need...
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INDIA: Study sheds light on reverse-order heart-liver transplant’s benefits for certain patients

CYPRUS: First kidney transplant from living donor to child carried out in Cyprus

For the first time in Cyprus, a kidney transplant from a mother to a child was successfully performed, the health...
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CYPRUS: First kidney transplant from living donor to child carried out in Cyprus

Test to Predict Kidney Transplant Rejection Works for Children (VIDEO)

 Newswise — LOS ANGELES (April 22, 2021) -- In many ways 19-year-old, Brenna Kahlen is a typical teenager. She is...
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Test to Predict Kidney Transplant Rejection Works for Children (VIDEO)

UK: Ashley Cain’s baby daughter Azaylia dies after leukemia diagnosis

Former footballer Ashley Cain has announced the death of his eight-month-old daughter, Azaylia, who had been diagnosed with an aggressive...
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UK: Ashley Cain’s baby daughter Azaylia dies after leukemia diagnosis

Researchers study ways to improve pediatric heart transplant outcomes

Scientific research teams in California and Texas have been awarded nearly $1.4 million in grants to study ways to improve...
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Researchers study ways to improve pediatric heart transplant outcomes

A second, multi-organ transplant during COVID gives 5-year-old chance at life

After years of long and frequent hospital stays, not being able to eat, and digestive and intestinal issues that required...
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A second, multi-organ transplant during COVID gives 5-year-old chance at life

Healthcare worker receives heart transplant at Largo Medical Center (VIDEO)

LARGO, Fla. — Largo Medical Center started its heart transplant program nearly a year ago. To date, the hospital has...
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Healthcare worker receives heart transplant at Largo Medical Center (VIDEO)

6-month-old Austin baby heads home after heart transplant at Dell Children’s (VIDEO)

Zaria's procedure is the fourth heart transplant to have been done at Dell Children's, according to the hospital. AUSTIN, Texas...
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6-month-old Austin baby heads home after heart transplant at Dell Children’s (VIDEO)

Two-Time Stem Cell / Bone Marrow Transplant Recipient and Mom Appear In Documentary

MERRICK, NY — Sanford H. Calhoun High School junior Samantha Horowitz and her mother, Tara Notrica, have worked tirelessly the...
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Two-Time Stem Cell / Bone Marrow Transplant Recipient and Mom Appear In Documentary

NC grandfather who received heart transplant participates in study of vaccines in transplant recipients | WJHL

RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) — Ten years after a heart transplant saved his life, a Raleigh grandfather is grateful for another...
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NC grandfather who received heart transplant participates in study of vaccines in transplant recipients | WJHL

Health Matters: Baptist Health Hospital reaches huge milestone with 300th heart transplant

LITTLE ROCK, Ark.– Baptist Health Medical Center in Little Rock reached a huge milestone. The hospital’s Heart Transplant and VAD...
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Health Matters: Baptist Health Hospital reaches huge milestone with 300th heart transplant

Advancements in Lung Transplants with the Cleveland Clinic Team (AUDIO)

There are approximately just 2000 lung transplants conducted annually in the US—a rate which pales significantly to counts of yearly...
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Advancements in Lung Transplants with the Cleveland Clinic Team (AUDIO)

INDIA: World Liver Day: Life after liver transplant (VIDEO)

In the last decade or so, liver transplantation has become popular and successful in our country. Compared to other organ...
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INDIA: World Liver Day: Life after liver transplant (VIDEO)