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Lung In A Box
Each year around 1,400 lung transplants are performed in the U.S. The traditional way to transport lungs for surgery involved putting them in a cooler with ice.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Mich. Cryonics Institute freezes the dead for - reanimation'
Inside the brick-fronted warehouse in Clinton Township, the body count has topped 100, not counting a small menagerie of pets - cats and dogs, mostly, and a few birds.
U.S. Army medic gets the gift of life
Then Holly Audet returned to Bristol, only to find herself in the midst of a personal battle.
'I can't think of any other area where I would fight to keep an...
'I can't think of any other area where I would fight to keep an outdated system' - NHS Confederation chief on the need to overhaul our health service Helen Birtwhistle tells Senedd Correspondent Graham Henry why we need to 'get on with' radical reforms of the Welsh NHS As well as creaking under the weight of huge pressures of rising demand caused ... (more)
Ipswich Evening Star
Claydon: Even the rain can't wipe the smile off Phoebe Fordham's...
Claydon: Even the rain can't wipe the smile off Phoebe Fordham's face - heart and lung transplant survivor appreciates everything life has to offer Phoebe Fordham , who was diagnosed with pulmonary hypertension, is looking forward to her wedding day after getting a heart transplant.
Shealyn meets Helena Bonham Carter
Fifteen year old Ballymena girl Shealyn Magill was born with a severe heart condition and over the last year her health has deteriorated and she has been unable to carry out her big passion - acting.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
The Coastal Courier
Hinesville toddler awaits new heart
Six months ago, Brynslet Sellers was like other 2-year-olds, ready to play with her siblings or dress up in princess dresses and tiaras.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
The Daily Republic
Renowned cardiovascular surgeon comes to NorthBay
A cardiovascular surgeon known for his work at the University of California, Los Angeles Medical Center and Stanford Medical Center has joined NorthBay Healthcare.
Friends and Family Rally to Help Sick Reno Resident
To save his life, Utu now has to undergo a series of treatments, and could even require a heart transplant.
No greater love: a Perry County mother's liver donation saves her baby daughter's life
"It's been such a gift for me to give to my daughter and to give her a second chance at life,'' said mother Julia Zerance Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center has offered kidney transplants since 1982.
News Post Leader
Rachel aids promotion
Rachel Hooley with her sister Kate at the O2 store in Cramlington where bracelets they have made are being specially gifted to customers to raise money for CHUF.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
'There's just nothing more that we can do until she gets a new heart'
Baylee Brynn was born with a serious heart condition. The 4-month-old lives with her family in Roseburg, however she often has visits to specialists in other parts of the state.
Column: Batley Business Association chairman Andrew Marsden
What do the Battle of Pearl Harbour and the first heart transplant have in common? The answer may surprise you.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Infant receives heart transplant at Texas hospital
July 25, 2014: Earlier this year, just weeks after birth, Juliana became the youngest baby ever to have a heart transplant at Texas Children's Hospital.
Baby youngest to have heart transplant at Texas Children's Hospital
Little Juliana and mother Riki Graves look like any typical mother and sleeping baby going for a checkup at the doctor's office.
Irving man gets 2nd chance with brother's kidney
Brothers Aaron and Lee Goggin describe themselves as close siblings, but their relationship grew more special this week when Aaron gave his brother a kidney.
St. Petersburg Times
How lessons from auto racing are helping with patient safety
Even if you're not a fan of auto racing, a pit crew at work is a marvelous sight.
2-year-old girl overcomes dilated cardiomyopathy
WASHINGTON Little Eliana Ortiz just turned two, but when she was an infant, doctors weren't sure she'd make it to her second birthday.
New Albany Gazette
Dr. David Ellis, 94, dies
He achieved his medical career as one of the area's longest-serving doctors in a roundabout way, and when he did start, it was in an era when a local physician was expected to make a string of house calls late into the night.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Osteopontin-CD44v6 Interaction Mediates Calcium Deposition via...
From the Perelman School of Medicine at University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia ; Centro Cardiologico Monzino IRCCS, Milan, Italy ; Columbia University-Valley Heart Center, Ridgewood, NJ ; and Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Texas at Austin .