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Pioneering pediatric kidney transplant surgeon Oscar Salvatierra dies at 83 - Stanford Medical Center Report
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 19:44:34 GMT

Pioneering pediatric kidney transplant surgeon Oscar Salvatierra dies at 83  Stanford Medical Center Report

Oscar Salvatierra's work as both a transplant surgeon and a researcher profoundly improved pediatric kidney transplantation. Lucile Packard Foundation for ...


Northwell opens $26 million transplant ICU - Newsday
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 19:22:06 GMT

Northwell opens $26 million transplant ICU  Newsday

The new unit is a key component of the health system's planned liver transplant program, officials said.


Cristiano Ronaldo launches a hair transplant clinic in Madrid - Los Angeles Times
Mon, 18 Mar 2019 21:00:00 GMT

Cristiano Ronaldo launches a hair transplant clinic in Madrid  Los Angeles Times

Juventus star Cristiano Ronaldo launched the Insparya hair transplant clinic Monday in Madrid. “We come to revolutionize the Hair Transplant sector,” he said on ...


Nechama Rivlin undergoes surgical procedure after lung transplant - The Times of Israel
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 08:25:58 GMT

Nechama Rivlin undergoes surgical procedure after lung transplant  The Times of Israel

Nechama Rivlin, the wife of President Reuven Rivlin, underwent a surgical procedure on Tuesday evening, just over a week after receiving a lung in a transplant ...


St. Francis shuts down its kidney transplant unit, negatively affecting some Tulsans - KTUL
Tue, 19 Mar 2019 00:05:14 GMT

St. Francis shuts down its kidney transplant unit, negatively affecting some Tulsans  KTUL

TULSA, Okla. (KTUL) -- A Tulsa man desperately needing a kidney transplant doesn't know when it'll happen after Saint Francis ends its program. On March ...


The footballers who've had a Cristiano Ronaldo hair transplant - AS English
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 15:14:29 GMT

The footballers who've had a Cristiano Ronaldo hair transplant  AS English

The Portugal and Juventus star Cristiano Ronaldo has opened his latest hair transplant clinic in Madrid.


What is a bone marrow transplant and how does it work: HIV cure - Business Insider
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 15:35:46 GMT

What is a bone marrow transplant and how does it work: HIV cure  Business Insider

Bone marrow transplants have potential in more than 70 diseases, including many cancers, but the procedure also has important limits.


IPF, Lung Transplant, and the Cleveland Browns: An Essay on Optimism - Pulmonary Fibrosis News
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 09:00:00 GMT

IPF, Lung Transplant, and the Cleveland Browns: An Essay on Optimism  Pulmonary Fibrosis News

Columnist Mark Koziol relates his IPF and lung transplant journey to the ups and downs of his beloved football team, the Cleveland Browns.


'Furious' Lutheran heart transplant patient speaks out - wpta21.com
Tue, 19 Mar 2019 22:29:27 GMT

'Furious' Lutheran heart transplant patient speaks out  wpta21.com

Less than a week after Lutheran Hospital leaders announced the suspension of its heart transplant program, a patient tells us how it will upend his life.


Olathe third grader battling blood disease needs stem cell transplant - KMBC Kansas City
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 15:48:00 GMT

Olathe third grader battling blood disease needs stem cell transplant  KMBC Kansas City

Her family is hosting a drive to test potential donors.


'I'm getting new lungs': Man doing well after video of him getting transplant call - ABC News
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 23:50:00 GMT

'I'm getting new lungs': Man doing well after video of him getting transplant call  ABC News

These days, Kevin D'Agostino is doing well, working out and traveling to downtown Chicago more and more. D'Agostino, 32, plans to help his brother Michael ...


Fundraiser held for local baby in need of liver transplant - KWTX
Mon, 18 Mar 2019 01:15:02 GMT

Fundraiser held for local baby in need of liver transplant  KWTX

A local 4-month-old baby girl named Marlee is in need of a liver transplant.


President judge returning to bench after transplant surgery - Observer-Reporter
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 04:15:00 GMT

President judge returning to bench after transplant surgery  Observer-Reporter

When President Judge Katherine B. Emery returns to Courtroom No. 1 today, she'll not only be thinking of her duties, she'll be thinking of her organ donor.


Lutheran heart transplant patients 'furious' - Fort Wayne's NBC
Tue, 19 Mar 2019 22:27:14 GMT

Lutheran heart transplant patients 'furious'  Fort Wayne's NBC

Less than a week after Lutheran Hospital leaders announced the suspension of its heart transplant program, a patient tells us how it will upend his life.


Cardiac MRI Flags Heart Transplant Rejection Episodes - MedPage Today
Wed, 13 Mar 2019 18:02:02 GMT

Cardiac MRI Flags Heart Transplant Rejection Episodes  MedPage Today

Cardiac MRI provided an effective, non-invasive means of monitoring for acute rejection episodes after heart transplantation in a prospective study. A model ...


58-Year-Old Santa Clarita Grandmother Seeking Kidney Transplant (VIDEO) - KHTS Radio
Tue, 19 Mar 2019 23:58:41 GMT

58-Year-Old Santa Clarita Grandmother Seeking Kidney Transplant (VIDEO)  KHTS Radio

In November 2017, Day found out her kidneys were failing due to End Stage Renal Disease. The 58-year-old grandmother from Newhall had not experienced ...


When hair transplants go WRONG - Daily Mail
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 14:19:00 GMT

When hair transplants go WRONG  Daily Mail

GRAPHIC *CONTENT*: The US-based International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery has warned black market clinics are offering hair transplants for as little as ...


Volunteer recovering from kidney transplant is surprised on her birthday - WTVC
Mon, 18 Mar 2019 22:32:40 GMT

Volunteer recovering from kidney transplant is surprised on her birthday  WTVC

A Tunnel Hill woman who has spent countless hours volunteering for a community outreach program is recovering from a kidney transplant. One of the women ...


Fairfield brother helps sibling diagnosed with cancer in bone marrow transplant procedure - WTNH.com
Mon, 18 Mar 2019 09:00:00 GMT

Fairfield brother helps sibling diagnosed with cancer in bone marrow transplant procedure  WTNH.com

Two brothers from Fairfield who share a love of hockey now share a much deeper bond.


HIV Eliminated By Bone Marrow Transplant In Cancer Patient : Shots - Health News - NPR
Tue, 05 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT

HIV Eliminated By Bone Marrow Transplant In Cancer Patient : Shots - Health News  NPR

Doctors in London say they have apparently eradicated HIV from a patient's body. It's only the second time this has been accomplished, despite many attempts ...


Cristiano opens hair transplant clinic: We want to help the Spaniards and the Spanish economy - MARCA.com
Mon, 18 Mar 2019 20:15:00 GMT

Cristiano opens hair transplant clinic: We want to help the Spaniards and the Spanish economy  MARCA.com

Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo has indicated that his new hair transplant clinic aims to assist both Spanish people, as well as the country's...


2 Oregon Health Systems Announce Competing Heart Transplant Programs - KLCC FM Public Radio
Fri, 15 Mar 2019 02:08:36 GMT

2 Oregon Health Systems Announce Competing Heart Transplant Programs  KLCC FM Public Radio

Not one, but two Oregon hospital systems announced Thursday that they'll be running heart transplant programs. Oregon hasn't had any since last.


Study provides new insights on common post-transplant condition - EurekAlert
Thu, 14 Mar 2019 21:02:56 GMT

Study provides new insights on common post-transplant condition  EurekAlert

After examining comprehensive pathology findings and clinical, immunological, and outcome data pertaining to patients with transplant glomerulopathy, ...


Blood diseases cured with bone marrow transplant: New protocol offers hope for patients with sickle cell disease, beta thalassemia and related blood disorders - Science Daily
Thu, 14 Mar 2019 15:11:47 GMT

Blood diseases cured with bone marrow transplant: New protocol offers hope for patients with sickle cell disease, beta thalassemia and related blood disorders  Science Daily

Doubling the low amount of total body radiation delivered to patients undergoing bone marrow transplants with donor cells that are only 'half-matched' increased ...


Area transplant recipient celebrates success of Berlin heart - WTMJ-TV
Fri, 15 Mar 2019 18:54:00 GMT

Area transplant recipient celebrates success of Berlin heart  WTMJ-TV

Celebrating a transplant that likely saved the life of a 6-year-old boy more than a decade ago — that's how one Mazomanie family is spending its Friday.


NIH launches HOPE study of liver transplant outcomes in patients with HIV - Healio
Fri, 15 Mar 2019 17:41:21 GMT

NIH launches HOPE study of liver transplant outcomes in patients with HIV  Healio

The National Institutes of Health announced the launch of the HOPE in Action Multicenter Liver Study, designed to evaluate liver transplantation outcomes in ...


Tulsa's Saint Francis Closes Kidney Transplant Program - News On 6
Sat, 16 Mar 2019 02:54:00 GMT

Tulsa's Saint Francis Closes Kidney Transplant Program  News On 6

A Tulsa man says he was within months of getting a kidney - but the closure of Saint Francis' kidney transplant program will delay his procedure until next year.


Married At First Sight Ben Jardine undergoes hair transplant in a bid to find 'the perfect woman' - Daily Mail
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 09:59:00 GMT

Married At First Sight Ben Jardine undergoes hair transplant in a bid to find 'the perfect woman'  Daily Mail

The divisive TV star, 36, has revealed he has undergone the image overhaul after growing insecure about his appearance during his stint on CBB last year.


Donations pour in for lung-transplant patients facing harsh choices - CBC News
Tue, 19 Mar 2019 11:43:00 GMT

Donations pour in for lung-transplant patients facing harsh choices  CBC News

A Nova Scotia woman waiting for a double-lung transplant in Toronto says she has been inundated with offers of help since her story aired on CBC last week, ...


Families of transplant recipients worry after Lutheran announcement - WANE
Sun, 17 Mar 2019 00:15:00 GMT

Families of transplant recipients worry after Lutheran announcement  WANE

Lutheran Hospital is halting its heart transplant program come April. The current heart failure cardiologist is moving out of state. The move has families of ...


Fewer black donors means longer wait for a face transplant - The Boston Globe
Mon, 25 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Fewer black donors means longer wait for a face transplant  The Boston Globe

A California man disfigured in fiery car crash has been on the waiting list for the surgery at Brigham and Women's Hospital for nine months — twice as long as ...


Woman awaiting kidney transplant shares importance of organ donation - wlfi.com
Fri, 15 Mar 2019 03:34:00 GMT

Woman awaiting kidney transplant shares importance of organ donation  wlfi.com

March 14 is world kidney day, a global campaign aimed at raising awareness of the importance of our kidneys. It's also a day to promote organ donation.


One number determines who gets an organ transplant, and it's horribly unfair - Chicago Tribune
Thu, 21 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

One number determines who gets an organ transplant, and it's horribly unfair  Chicago Tribune

We have a liver selection meeting every Wednesday to consider which patients will get transplants. Each patient is listed by name, age, weight, diagnosis and ...


Urine Test Detects Organ Transplant Rejection, Could Replace Needle Biopsies - Georgia Tech News Center
Tue, 19 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Urine Test Detects Organ Transplant Rejection, Could Replace Needle Biopsies  Georgia Tech News Center

Too often, it's only after a transplanted organ has sustained serious damage that a biopsy reveals the organ is in rejection. A new screening method using ...


As wait for kidney transplant gets longer, these patients say their hurdles are mounting - CBC.ca
Mon, 18 Mar 2019 09:30:00 GMT

As wait for kidney transplant gets longer, these patients say their hurdles are mounting  CBC.ca

The Harris' refer to a cluster of bright and cheery posters in their kitchen as their “positivity wall,” it's an attempt to veil the financial and emotional stress they've ...


Hepatitis C-positive hearts now have transplant potential — WHYY - WHYY
Mon, 04 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Hepatitis C-positive hearts now have transplant potential — WHYY  WHYY

A team of Penn surgeons has successfully transplanted hepatitis C-infected hearts into uninfected patients and then cured them of the virus, according to a new ...


Long wait for life-saving transplants | The Mercury - Independent Online
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 10:30:00 GMT

Long wait for life-saving transplants | The Mercury  Independent Online

There are 4300 patients, including children, awaiting life-saving organ and cornea transplants in South Africa.


Baby gets life-saving liver transplant from uncle who steps up as living donor - WTAE Pittsburgh
Fri, 15 Mar 2019 14:10:00 GMT

Baby gets life-saving liver transplant from uncle who steps up as living donor  WTAE Pittsburgh

Soon after Conrad Sutanto was born he was diagnosed with a liver disease called biliary astresia. Doctors told his family he had less than a year to live without a ...


Kilworth lady desperate for double transplant - The Avondhu Press
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 16:40:00 GMT

Kilworth lady desperate for double transplant  The Avondhu Press

A Kilworth native who is on the waiting list for a kidney and pancreas transplant says she would enjoy more freedom if she wasn't tied to her dialysis equipment.


Status Quo Frontman Claims U2 Crooner Had Hair Transplant - TodayFM
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 08:28:44 GMT

Status Quo Frontman Claims U2 Crooner Had Hair Transplant  TodayFM

The secret to Bono's lucious locks may be out!Status Quo frontman Francis Rossi claims the U2 icon has had a hair transplant.In his new autobigraphy, aptly n...


Bone marrow donor gets life-saving kidney transplant 20 years later - WTVR CBS 6 News
Thu, 14 Mar 2019 16:54:00 GMT

Bone marrow donor gets life-saving kidney transplant 20 years later  WTVR CBS 6 News

It is said that it is far better to give than to receive. 68-year-old Robert Miller is currently recovering from a life-saving kidney transplant, given to him by an ...


How to Become a Fecal Transplant Super Donor - Care2.com
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 15:04:45 GMT

How to Become a Fecal Transplant Super Donor  Care2.com

What's more important: probiotics or prebiotics? And where can we best get them?


Louth mum's remarkable heart transplant story - Dundalk Democrat
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 14:53:43 GMT

Louth mum's remarkable heart transplant story  Dundalk Democrat

In December 2010 local mum-of-two Bronagh Daly suffered a massive heart attack while leaving her house at Greenore with her two young children while busy ...


Woman's sister ends up being perfect match for stem cell transplant - WTVD-TV
Fri, 15 Mar 2019 22:53:00 GMT

Woman's sister ends up being perfect match for stem cell transplant  WTVD-TV

ABC11 Together's Match Madness drive continues through the month of March. It's an annual bone marrow donor registration encouraging people to swab their ...


Grand Ledge principal recovering after stem cell transplant - Lansing State Journal
Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Grand Ledge principal recovering after stem cell transplant  Lansing State Journal

Grand Ledge Principal Julie Taylor is recovering after cancer led to a stem cell transplant. Despite devastating water damage at home, she's grateful.


Rejection of transplanted organs: Long-awaited structure offers new insights - Science Daily
Thu, 14 Mar 2019 20:14:54 GMT

Rejection of transplanted organs: Long-awaited structure offers new insights  Science Daily

One third of organ transplants are lost to transplant rejection. Although acute transplant rejection responds relatively well to steroids, chronic rejection (which is ...


Lutheran to 'inactivate' heart transplant program - wpta21.com
Fri, 15 Mar 2019 17:33:49 GMT

Lutheran to 'inactivate' heart transplant program  wpta21.com

Lutheran Hospital is 'inactivating' its heart transplant program following the decision by its specialist in that field to move out of state.


Forsyth County deputy, Army veteran has successful liver transplant, sheriff says - Atlanta Journal Constitution
Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Forsyth County deputy, Army veteran has successful liver transplant, sheriff says  Atlanta Journal Constitution

A Forsyth County deputy had a successful liver transplant Wednesday after catching a disease that ca...


Transplant recipient celebrates 20 years of successful surgery, encourages others to become donors - WBAL Baltimore
Fri, 08 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Transplant recipient celebrates 20 years of successful surgery, encourages others to become donors  WBAL Baltimore

Twenty years after Matthew Scott received a groundbreaking hand transplant, he's raising awareness and encouraging others to become donors.


600 people are waiting for organ transplants in Iowa. Could that number be greatly reduced? - Des Moines Register
Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

600 people are waiting for organ transplants in Iowa. Could that number be greatly reduced?  Des Moines Register

'The waiting list is a misnomer because there are so many things that go into getting a kidney transplant,' says an Iowan who waited seven years.


Does your loved one need a liver transplant? This change could mean life or death - Des Moines Register
Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Does your loved one need a liver transplant? This change could mean life or death  Des Moines Register

Sens. Grassley, Ernst question how changes in liver transplant distribution policy will affect rural and low-income Americans.


My three livers: how transplants gave me my life back - The BMJ
Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT

My three livers: how transplants gave me my life back  The BMJ

BMJ 2019; 364 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.l1004 (Published 06 March 2019) Cite this as: BMJ 2019;364:l1004. Linked Head to Head. Is an opt-out system ...


Second heart transplant for former soccer star Simon Keith - Times Colonist
Mon, 18 Mar 2019 23:18:00 GMT

Second heart transplant for former soccer star Simon Keith  Times Colonist

Victoria-raised former soccer star Simon Keith, who made world headlines as the first player to play pro soccer after a heart transplant, received a second heart ...


1-year-old Indiana boy gets lifesaving stem cell transplant from anonymous donor - WLKY Louisville
Wed, 13 Mar 2019 00:29:00 GMT

1-year-old Indiana boy gets lifesaving stem cell transplant from anonymous donor  WLKY Louisville

A young Indiana boy is expected to make a full recovery after receiving a lifesaving stem cell transplant.


Generic immunosuppressants have reduced costs after organ transplantation - EurekAlert
Thu, 28 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Generic immunosuppressants have reduced costs after organ transplantation  EurekAlert

Payments by organ transplant recipients and Medicare decreased significantly following the introduction of generic immunosuppressive medications.


A third person may have become HIV-free after a bone marrow transplant - New Scientist News
Tue, 05 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT

A third person may have become HIV-free after a bone marrow transplant  New Scientist News

Following news of a man who has been free of HIV since cancer treatment, a third case has now been reported, adding to evidence it may be possible to cure ...


Emotional interview: Kate and mum Lisa in studio after successful transplant surgery - 3AW
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 00:10:19 GMT

Emotional interview: Kate and mum Lisa in studio after successful transplant surgery  3AW

If you're a regular Neil Mitchell listeners, you might remember a particularly emotional caller back in January. Lisa rang Neil as soon as she received the news ...


Beloved school custodian returns to celebration after heart and kidney transplant - WNEP Scranton/Wilkes-Barre
Mon, 25 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Beloved school custodian returns to celebration after heart and kidney transplant  WNEP Scranton/Wilkes-Barre

A Hanover County elementary school celebrated the return of a beloved custodian, five months after undergoing a heart and kidney transplant.


Lung transplant journey update: McKenna doing well, intensive tests begin next week - Coeur d'Alene Press
Mon, 11 Mar 2019 12:09:27 GMT

Lung transplant journey update: McKenna doing well, intensive tests begin next week  Coeur d'Alene Press

Jen McKenna, of Coeur d'Alene, works her legs during physical therapy in North Carolina, where she is going through preliminary tests and preparation as she ...


Elisabeth Kepley: Heart-transplant recipient is paying it forward - The Journal News | LoHud.com
Tue, 05 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Elisabeth Kepley: Heart-transplant recipient is paying it forward  The Journal News | LoHud.com

Harrison heart-transplant recipient is skiing, running and swimming her way to a new life.


Multiple Sclerosis Stem Cell Transplant Compared to Disease-Modifying Therapy - MD Magazine
Tue, 12 Mar 2019 11:11:10 GMT

Multiple Sclerosis Stem Cell Transplant Compared to Disease-Modifying Therapy  MD Magazine

In a rare clinical trial, stem cell transplantation appeared to provide greater protection against MS progression than DMT.


N.S. man in need of double-lung transplant gets big fundraising boost - CTV News
Mon, 18 Mar 2019 22:00:00 GMT

N.S. man in need of double-lung transplant gets big fundraising boost  CTV News

A Cape Breton man in need of a double-lung transplant is feeling grateful after receiving more than $15000 in donations.


Young boy goes on mission trip to give back post liver transplant - WOAI
Wed, 13 Mar 2019 15:07:00 GMT

Young boy goes on mission trip to give back post liver transplant  WOAI

SAN ANTONIO - A young boy who underwent a liver transplant after being diagnosed with an incurable autoimmune disease, is giving back. Jeremy Garcia, 21 ...


HIV-1 remission following CCR5Δ32/Δ32 haematopoietic stem-cell transplantation - Nature.com
Tue, 05 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT

HIV-1 remission following CCR5Δ32/Δ32 haematopoietic stem-cell transplantation  Nature.com

A cure for HIV-1 remains unattainable as only one case has been reported, a decade ago. The individual—who is known as the 'Berlin patient'—underwent two ...


Taco Cabana is raising money for the National Kidney Foundation - 550 KTSA
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 20:36:00 GMT

Taco Cabana is raising money for the National Kidney Foundation  550 KTSA

SAN ANTONIO (KTSA News) – A restaurant chain based in San Antonio is hoping your appetite will help raise money for the National Kidney Foundation.


Feds: Patient With Intellectual Disability Blocked From Organ Transplant List - Disability Scoop
Mon, 18 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Feds: Patient With Intellectual Disability Blocked From Organ Transplant List  Disability Scoop

Federal officials say that a major university health care system will change its ways after denying a person with intellectual disability the opportunity to be placed ...


Sarah Foose undergoes double-lung transplant - Herald-Mail Media
Wed, 13 Mar 2019 00:30:00 GMT

Sarah Foose undergoes double-lung transplant  Herald-Mail Media

WAYNESBORO, Pa. — Sarah Foose's mother on Tuesday received the telephone call that she anxiously was anticipating.


Beautiful Hopes for Kim Fredrickson's Transplant Journey - Pulmonary Fibrosis News
Tue, 12 Mar 2019 09:00:00 GMT

Beautiful Hopes for Kim Fredrickson's Transplant Journey  Pulmonary Fibrosis News

Kim Fredrickson's fellow columnist Brad Dell pays tribute to her as he describes a visit to the ICU, where Kim awaits a lung transplant.


Sarah Hyland defends wearing two pairs of Spanx to hide bulge from kidney transplant - USA TODAY
Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Sarah Hyland defends wearing two pairs of Spanx to hide bulge from kidney transplant  USA TODAY

Sometimes I have complete meltdowns in the middle of fittings,” Sarah Hyland previously said about wanting to hide her bulge.


Norman Orentreich, 96, Force Behind Hair Transplants, Dies - The New York Times
Thu, 21 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Norman Orentreich, 96, Force Behind Hair Transplants, Dies  The New York Times

In the 1950s, Dr. Orentreich took hair from the back of the head and planted it in the scalp, and lo, it grew. He also helped establish the Clinique skin-care line.


Brainstorm Health: FDA Commissioner Gottlieb to Resign, HIV Stem Cell Transplant, Vaccine Testimony - Fortune
Tue, 05 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Brainstorm Health: FDA Commissioner Gottlieb to Resign, HIV Stem Cell Transplant, Vaccine Testimony  Fortune

Good afternoon, readers. An earthquake rumbled across the health industry Tuesday as Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Alex Azar ...


Victoria sports hero gets second heart transplant - CTV News
Mon, 18 Mar 2019 16:03:00 GMT

Victoria sports hero gets second heart transplant  CTV News

After more than four months on a transplant list waiting for a heart and kidney, the call has finally come for former professional soccer player and previous heart ...


Four pair up for kidney transplants | News, Sports, Jobs - Altoona Mirror
Sun, 24 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Four pair up for kidney transplants | News, Sports, Jobs  Altoona Mirror

Seventeen-year-old Ford Liberto envisions a future in which people could be like the iconic movie character The Terminator, with bionic organ transplants. Bu.


Heart-Lung vs Double-Lung Transplant Outcomes in Pulmonary Hypertension - Pulmonology Advisor
Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Heart-Lung vs Double-Lung Transplant Outcomes in Pulmonary Hypertension  Pulmonology Advisor

Individuals with pulmonary hypertension experienced lower primary graft dysfunction following heart-lung transplantation compared with double-lung ...


Father-of-three needs lifesaving bone marrow transplant - PerthNow
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 00:59:00 GMT

Father-of-three needs lifesaving bone marrow transplant  PerthNow

A Perth dad is counting on the generosity of an unknown stranger to save his life. Father of three Gennaro Rapinese was first diagnosed with Acute Myeloid ...


Hoxworth Testing 'Personalized' Medicine For Transplant Patients - WVXU
Mon, 04 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Hoxworth Testing 'Personalized' Medicine For Transplant Patients  WVXU

A promising clinical trial co-sponsored by Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center is underway at Hoxworth Blood Center for bone marrow transplant.


Despite Progress in Follicular Lymphoma and MCL, Critical Questions Remain - OncLive
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 19:25:57 GMT

Despite Progress in Follicular Lymphoma and MCL, Critical Questions Remain  OncLive

Although there have been significant advances in follicular lymphoma and mantle cell lymphoma (MCL), several treatment questions remain unanswered, ...


NIH to track outcomes of liver transplants from HIV-positive donors to HIV-positive recipients - talkbusiness.net
Sun, 03 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT

NIH to track outcomes of liver transplants from HIV-positive donors to HIV-positive recipients  talkbusiness.net

The first large-scale clinical trial to study liver transplantation between people with HIV has begun at clinical centers across the United States. The HOPE in ...


Adopted daughter to save father's life with kidney transplant - BBC News
Fri, 15 Mar 2019 16:41:45 GMT

Adopted daughter to save father's life with kidney transplant  BBC News

A US woman says her father saved her life when he adopted her and she wants to return the favour.


Nechama Rivlin said recovering well after lung transplant - The Times of Israel
Tue, 12 Mar 2019 06:27:00 GMT

Nechama Rivlin said recovering well after lung transplant  The Times of Israel

President's wife off respirator, alert and awake, talking with medical staff; doctor praises her 'strong personality' as contributing to recovery.


Glowing Urine Detects Organ Transplant Rejection - Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Glowing Urine Detects Organ Transplant Rejection  Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News

A novel nanoparticle-based method makes urine glow when T cells attack transplanted organs, serving as a non-invasive biomarker of early transplant rejection.


Rebecca Henderson: Rucksack heart woman dies after transplant - BBC News
Fri, 01 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Rebecca Henderson: Rucksack heart woman dies after transplant  BBC News

A woman who carried an artificial heart in a rucksack after her own was removed has died from transplant complications. Rebecca Henderson, 24, from Bicester, ...


10-year-old Brooklyn girl desperately waiting for kidney transplant - WABC-TV
Thu, 14 Mar 2019 21:50:01 GMT

10-year-old Brooklyn girl desperately waiting for kidney transplant  WABC-TV

A 10-year-old Brooklyn girl who is desperately waiting for a kidney is speaking out on her struggle over the last year, and she's doing it on World Kidney Day.


Central High students inspired by one of their own to raise organ donation awareness - wgxa.tv
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 23:04:00 GMT

Central High students inspired by one of their own to raise organ donation awareness  wgxa.tv

MACON, Ga. -- One group of middle Georgia students is raising awareness of the importance of organ donation. April is National Donate Life Month, a time ...


Lawmakers Could Side With KU Hospital Officials To Keep Transplant Livers In Kansas - KCUR
Mon, 04 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Lawmakers Could Side With KU Hospital Officials To Keep Transplant Livers In Kansas  KCUR

Doctors at the University of Kansas Hospital say a change in the distribution of livers across the country could result in Kansans waiting longer for life.


Organs by drone? Doctor says it could cut wait times for transplants - 8News
Tue, 19 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Organs by drone? Doctor says it could cut wait times for transplants  8News

There are thousands of people waiting for an organ transplant. However, in the coming years, organs will be transferred from point A to point B by drone. . News ...


Third kidney transplant can't keep Taconite teen from watching... - Duluth News Tribune
Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Third kidney transplant can't keep Taconite teen from watching...  Duluth News Tribune

ST. PAUL — Dominik Lawson never has been one to shy from a challenge. Case in point: If his older brother, Donte, comes after him trying to provoke a little ...


N.S. patient raising $45,000 to cover cost of living near Toronto transplant hospital - Toronto Star
Tue, 19 Mar 2019 22:25:59 GMT

N.S. patient raising $45,000 to cover cost of living near Toronto transplant hospital  Toronto Star

Lower Sackville resident Meaghan Barnhill, who needs a double lung transplant, starts a GoFundMe as the Nova Scotia health minister reviews accommodation ...


Raul Meireles' oversized jacket steals show at opening of Cristiano Ronaldo’s hair transplant clinic - Daily Mail
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 09:52:00 GMT

Raul Meireles' oversized jacket steals show at opening of Cristiano Ronaldo’s hair transplant clinic  Daily Mail

Raul Meireles all but ended any hopes of a career in fashion as he stole the show with a vastly oversized black and white jacket at the opening of Cristiano ...


Nechama Rivlin, wife of Israel’s president, undergoes lung transplant - JTA News
Tue, 12 Mar 2019 11:28:36 GMT

Nechama Rivlin, wife of Israel’s president, undergoes lung transplant  JTA News

Israeli President Reuven Rivlin and his wife, Nechama, with Space Shuttle Columbia family members on Jan. 27, 2019. (Amos Ben-Gershom/GPO).


'All Heart:' Matt Millen shares transplant story in ESPN documentary - Allentown Morning Call
Fri, 01 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT

'All Heart:' Matt Millen shares transplant story in ESPN documentary  Allentown Morning Call

ESPN's Jeremy Schaap chronicled Matt Millen's journey to receiving a heart transplant in the E:60 documentary 'All heart.'


Seeking the community's help - Cranston Herald
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 17:11:00 GMT

Seeking the community's help  Cranston Herald

To the Editor: My name is Donna Wheaton and I am in need of a kidney transplant. I had a transplant 17 years ago. Unfortunately, my kidney is failing once again ...


Squishing blood stem cells could facilitate harvest for transplants - Medical Xpress
Tue, 19 Mar 2019 12:17:59 GMT

Squishing blood stem cells could facilitate harvest for transplants  Medical Xpress

Scientists at Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta and Georgia Tech have found that modulating blood-forming stem ...


Donations pouring in for N.S. man in need of double-lung transplant - CTV News
Tue, 19 Mar 2019 01:12:00 GMT

Donations pouring in for N.S. man in need of double-lung transplant  CTV News

A Cape Breton man in need of a double-lung transplant says he is breathing easier thanks to the generosity of CTV viewers.


Recreational therapy helps bone marrow transplant patients heal - KSL.com
Sat, 16 Mar 2019 00:29:59 GMT

Recreational therapy helps bone marrow transplant patients heal  KSL.com

Living with cancer is not only physically demanding, but also emotionally draining often leaving patients in isolation. A new, creative program helped one young ...


Transplants too Risky to Be a Cure for HIV - U.S. News & World Report
Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Transplants too Risky to Be a Cure for HIV  U.S. News & World Report

Bone marrow transplants offer possibilities for research, not a perfect solution, in the quest to cure HIV.


AHA News: Two Young Moms Bond Over Heart Failure, Transplant Experiences - HealthDay
Thu, 14 Mar 2019 17:00:08 GMT

AHA News: Two Young Moms Bond Over Heart Failure, Transplant Experiences  HealthDay

THURSDAY, March 14, 2019 (American Heart Association News) -- Sarah Bradley's second pregnancy was uneventful until 30 weeks, when she found herself ...


'It's excruciating': 1-year-old at UMMC at top of heart transplant list - WBAL TV Baltimore
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

'It's excruciating': 1-year-old at UMMC at top of heart transplant list  WBAL TV Baltimore

A 1-year-old child is at the top of the list for a heart transplant. She's status 1-A and fighting to survive at the University of Maryland Medical Center.


'I Saw These Swirling Lights': Double Lung Transplant Pastor Says He Died, Went to Heaven, Heard Jesus - CBN News
Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

'I Saw These Swirling Lights': Double Lung Transplant Pastor Says He Died, Went to Heaven, Heard Jesus  CBN News

A Louisville pastor says he died on the operating table during a double lung transplant, went to heaven and even met his organ donor.


WV Medicine CEO: first heart transplant in WV later this year - WTAP-TV
Fri, 08 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT

WV Medicine CEO: first heart transplant in WV later this year  WTAP-TV

Albert Wright, President and CEO of WVU Health System, says the state's first heart transplant operation should be performed some time in 2019.


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