Integrating Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants Into Hepatology and Liver Transplant Roles

A growing need has been identified for the integration of nurse practitioners (NPs) and physician assistants (PAs) into hepatology and...
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Integrating Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants Into Hepatology and Liver Transplant Roles

UK: 41 Year kidney recipient woman from Ripon, UK has important message for everyone

Claire Corps, from Ripon, is a double transplant recipient, having had both a kidney and liver transplant. Both transplants saved...
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UK: 41 Year kidney recipient woman from Ripon, UK has important message for everyone

CANADA: Support sought as liver transplant needed for Yarmouth County baby Owen

YARMOUTH, NS – The mother of a baby from Yarmouth County cannot ever imagine leaving her son's side as she...
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CANADA: Support sought as liver transplant needed for Yarmouth County baby Owen

Arab Woman From Jerusalem Receives Kidney Transplant From Israeli Man Killed in Lod Riots: ‘We Are All Human Beings’

The kidney of an Israeli man who was killed by an Arab mob in the mixed city of Lod last...
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Arab Woman From Jerusalem Receives Kidney Transplant From Israeli Man Killed in Lod Riots: ‘We Are All Human Beings’

Recipient of lung transplant cycling around N.S. to raise money for those needing treatment (VIDEO)

 HALIFAX -- John Dennis breathes easier these days and has a wonderful outlook on life after years of living...
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Recipient of lung transplant cycling around N.S. to raise money for those needing treatment (VIDEO)

Mom Cuddles Baby Who Received Her Late Son’s Heart in Lifesaving Transplant (VIDEO)

It was an emotional meeting between two families at the University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital. As Brooke Eaton cradled...
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Mom Cuddles Baby Who Received Her Late Son’s Heart in Lifesaving Transplant (VIDEO)

Florida Hospitals Fight New State Rules On Transplants, Pediatric Cardiac Services

Some of Florida’s largest health care systems and children’s hospitals are challenging two proposed state rules, alleging that facilities could...
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Florida Hospitals Fight New State Rules On Transplants, Pediatric Cardiac Services

UK: 22-Year-Old Feels ‘Bulletproof’ After Life-Saving Heart Transplant

Death and what happens to our bodies after we die isn’t always something we humans feel comfortable discussing, despite this...
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UK: 22-Year-Old Feels ‘Bulletproof’ After Life-Saving Heart Transplant

Gift of Life RegistrationThon: Former 6abc reporter Don Polec gets serious about second chance at life following kidney transplant (VIDEO)

 For 27 years, Don Polec kept 6abc viewers laughing at quirky places and people despite dealing with polycystic kidney...
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Gift of Life RegistrationThon: Former 6abc reporter Don Polec gets serious about second chance at life following kidney transplant (VIDEO)

Donate Life Hollywood Responds to Squid Game’s Black Market Storyline

Squid Game on Netflix is #1 in 90 countries. The show is a phenomenon, and plays into the top #HollywoodMyths...
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Donate Life Hollywood Responds to Squid Game’s Black Market Storyline

Children receiving living donor liver transplant less likely to experience organ rejection

In the United States alone, 500 children will need a liver transplant this year. While liver tissue can come from...
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Children receiving living donor liver transplant less likely to experience organ rejection

UK: Father makes birth of first child thanks to heart transplant (VIDEO)

A young father diagnosed with a serious heart condition was able to witness the birth of his first child thanks...
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UK: Father makes birth of first child thanks to heart transplant (VIDEO)

UK: Mother’s plea over son kidney transplant

The mother of a two-year-old in need of a kidney transplant has made a plea for families to consider organ...
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UK: Mother’s plea over son kidney transplant

Brooklyn Heights teen has 1st heart transplant at Hassenfeld Children’s Hospital at NYU Langone (VIDEO)

 NEW YORK (WABC) -- A teen from Brooklyn Heights underwent the first heart transplant ever performed at Hassenfeld Children's...
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Brooklyn Heights teen has 1st heart transplant at Hassenfeld Children’s Hospital at NYU Langone (VIDEO)

Modern Healthcare: NYU Langone Heart Transplant Director Named National Healthcare Innovator

Nader Moazami, MD, professor of cardiothoracic surgery, chief of the Division of Heart and Lung Transplant and Mechanical Circulatory Support,...
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Modern Healthcare: NYU Langone Heart Transplant Director Named National Healthcare Innovator

New book tells the story of the first kidney transplant, in 1950

Kidney transplants. Nothing out of the ordinary. More than 23,000 surgeries were done in 2019. More could be done if...
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New book tells the story of the first kidney transplant, in 1950

INTEGRIS Health Celebrates 1500th Liver Transplant

The Nazih Zuhdi Liver Transplant program at INTEGRIS Baptist Medical Center in Oklahoma City just completed the 1500th liver transplant since...
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INTEGRIS Health Celebrates 1500th Liver Transplant

MitraBridge: Could a MitraClip Help Patients Avoid Heart Transplant?

Researchers were “surprised” that 25% of patients rallied enough to leave the transplant list. Figuring out who and how remains....
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MitraBridge: Could a MitraClip Help Patients Avoid Heart Transplant?

2021 Health Care Heroes: Jump-starting transplant patients’ recovery

From left, Deirdre Matt, Sally Ferguson, Lindsay Tucker, Dr. Roopa Rao, Christy DiPerna and Hannah Emery (IBJ photo/Eric Learned) Top honoree,...
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2021 Health Care Heroes: Jump-starting transplant patients’ recovery

Scarface Receives Life-Saving Kidney Transplant from Son After Suffering Organ Damage Due to COVID

After a harrowing battle with COVID-19, Scarface is in recovery — thanks to his son, Chris Jordan. Scarface, né Brad...
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Scarface Receives Life-Saving Kidney Transplant from Son After Suffering Organ Damage Due to COVID