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8 hrs ago | KGNS-TV Laredo

San Antonio community helping man in need of double lung, heart transplant

Family and friends are rallying behind a man, who is a husband and father, waiting for a double lung and heart transplant.

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Related Topix: Health, Kidney Cancer

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Mid-Day Mumbai

Test driving the 2014 Volkswagen Polo

Featuring a fresh new visage, a bigger engine and a trendy cabin, the 2014 Polo is much more than just a facelift The Polo has always stood tall among its peers as an exponent of sophisticated European design, capable handling and a tastefully-appointed interior.

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Related Topix: Volkswagen Polo, Volkswagen, Hatchback, Health

NEWS.com.au

How I saved my dead liver

ADELAIDE woman Jaynie Morris was told her liver was dead and she would probably need a transplant.

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Prince George Citizen

Baby Logan energetic after heart transplant

Five weeks after receiving a new heart, 11-month-old Logan Vandermeulen is "doing wonderful" and appears on his way to returning home to Prince George in the next couple of weeks.

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Related Topix: Health

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Evanston Review

Northwestern organ donor drive pushed

Annette "Jo" Giarrante of Evanston had a heart transplant March 11, 2007. She recently encouraged other Northwestern Memorial Hospital heart transplant recipients to register five friends or family members to the organ donor registry.

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Related Topix: Health, Evanston, IL, Medicine

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Canada.com

David Foster flies into WestJet campus to promote upcoming star-studded fundraiser

Renowned musician and music producer David Foster talked about his career and played some of the many hits he has written and produced over his career during a noon hour event at WestJet to promote a benefit gala for the David Foster Foundation on September 27th in the WestJet hanger.

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Related Topix: Non-Profit, North America, Canada, World News, Health

The Post-Standard

'Tin Man Benefit' will help Camillus man awaiting heart transplant

A fundraiser benefit for Ron Fontana, a Camillus man awaiting a heart transplant, will be held 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Sept.

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Related Topix: Camillus, NY, Health, Liverpool, NY, Rochester, NY

Hispanic Business

Patent Issued for Medical Device Accessory Carrier

As with any pump, the heart can become clogged and wear out over time. When wear and damage to the heart become sufficiently serious, the owner of the heart is said to have suffered severe heart failure.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Inventions, Health

Wed Aug 27, 2014

GlobalNews

Baby Logan all smiles at B.C. Children's Hospital after heart transplant

ABOVE: A Prince George boy, who spent months being kept alive by a Berlin Heart, receives a transplant.

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Related Topix: Health, Canada, Family, Kids

GlobeNewswire

CareDx, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results

CareDx, Inc. a molecular diagnostics company focused on the development and commercialization of clinically differentiated, high value, non-invasive surveillance solutions for transplant recipients today reported financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2014.

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Related Topix: Health, Kidney Cancer

Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

Bikers for Kids helping families

Although the anthem for some motorcycle enthusiasts may be Steppenwolf's "Born to Be Wild," the anthem for a local charity, Bikers for Kids Inc., could be "Born for the Child."

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Mount Airy, NC, Health

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Independent.ie

'Father Ted' star's drink warning

Caroline Morahan pictured with John Healy and Actor Frank Kelly, pictured at the Bath Pub on Bath Avenue, for the launch of the Irish Heart Foundation 'Say When Sooner campaign' to alcolol to help prevent heart or stroke problems .

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Related Topix: Health

KHOU-TV Houston

Rylan's...

KHOU 11 Blood Drive: Rylan's story KHOU 11 Blood Drive: Rylan's story Check out this story on KHOU.com: http://www.khou.com/story/news/health/2014/08/26/khou-11-blood-drive-rylans-story/14652213/ HOUSTON -- When you wait 894 days for a heart transplant and also owe your survival to several blood transfusions, you become a willing ambassador for ... (more)

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KXVO

Inc. Magazine Ranks SynCardia Systems in Top 3rd in its 2014 Inc. 5000 List

The Tucson company manufactures the Total Artificial Heart, the world's only approved device that eliminates the source of end-stage biventricular failure, and the Freedom portable driver.

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Related Topix: Health

Sys-Con Media

Inc. Magazine Ranks SynCardia Systems in Top 3rd in its 2014 Inc. 5000 List

"It has become the standard of care for patients dying from end-stage biventricular heart failure."

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The Advocate

Larose teen gets heart transplant, tests it by meeting Timberlake

A Larose teen got a heart transplant and then, thanks to Kids Wish Network, a Florida nonprofit, met heartthrob Justin Timberlake and attended his concert in New Orleans.

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Related Topix: Health, New Orleans, LA

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Switched

Pregnancy Time-Lapse Video Shows Parents' Strength Even When Life Throws A Curveball

When newlyweds Rob and Erin Marshall discovered that they were expecting their first child, they decided to make a time-lapse video of one-second clips from each day leading up to the birth.

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Related Topix: Health

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Alabama Live

'Out to save the world': UAB heart doctor researched diseases

When there was trouble with a heart transplant, Dr. Jim Caulfield knew why. UAB Hospital would call him in to study the heart tissue and determine if the patient was rejecting the transplant.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Heart Disease, Harvard University, Massachusetts General Hospital, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry

Sat Aug 23, 2014

The Star Online

Her new heart and lungs

Katie Grace Groebner celebrated a belated 12th birthday party with her mother, Kathy, and a group of friends less than two months after a heart and lung transplant.

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Related Topix: Kidney Cancer, Health

Vail Daily News

Margaret Brammer, Shaw Regional Cancer Center's social worker, with a camper at Roundup River Ranch.

Margaret Brammer makes daily positive impacts on the lives of cancer patients and their families as Shaw Regional Cancer Center's social worker, yet she jumped at the opportunity to participate in Vail Valley Medical Center's new Corporate Volunteer Program.

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Related Topix: Vail, CO, Health

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