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Graphic New Photos Of Face Transplant Show Burn Patient's Remarkable Rebirth

Huffington Post - ‎Jul 28, 2016‎
The doctors behind the most extensive face transplant operation ever performed are out with a new report on the remarkable 26-hour procedure and how it has transformed the life of Patrick Hardison, a former firefighter horribly disfigured by burns ...

Top city hospitals face transplant licence shackles

Pune Mirror - ‎2 hours ago‎
The state health department is taking no more chances, what with the Akola kidney racket's Pune connect and the more recent transplant scam at Mumbai's Hiranandani Hospital. It has decided to crack the whip yet again on three suspect hospitals in the ...

North Texas man who received first full face transplant has had a setback

Dallas Morning News - ‎Jul 20, 2016‎
The North Texas man who received the nation's first full face transplant has had a setback, KXAS-TV (NBC5) reported. Dallas Wiens is at UT Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas to be treated for a possible rejection of the transplant.

The boy with an incredible heart

The Advertiser - ‎11 hours ago‎
“His face was starting to go blue and his body temperature was only 34C, which meant his body was shutting down; his heart was pumping blood only to the brain,” Shayleah recalls.

State of the nation | Saturday, July 30, 2016

Warrnambool Standard - ‎1 hour ago‎
Since her transplant in 2007, the Calderwood resident has become a mother herself, and has changed career paths to help others with health issues.

Boy Who Spent 99 Days in ICU Waiting for Heart Transplant Meets Donor's Family

CBS 8 San Diego - ‎23 minutes ago‎
The next sign came to her in a dream, where she said her dog was growling at her bed, and she believed she saw a vision of Katelyn, who "had a big smile on her face, as if to say 'Thank you for doing this, Mama.'" Read: Six Strangers Involved in Three ...
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Watch the moment Liverpool family meet the transplant man who received their son's lungs

The Guide Liverpool (press release) (blog) - ‎3 hours ago‎
I've always wondered what John's donor was like, and it is so special to be able to put a face to the man who gave such a gift to us.

EXCLUSIVE: Augusta man wants double hand transplant removed

WRDW-TV - ‎1 hour ago‎
And I'd say 'Well, I didn't brush my teeth,' and they go.." Jeff said as he makes a scared face. His wife Valarie retired in May just before their 25th wedding anniversary to care for him full-time.

No medals: Reaching for the podium in America's struggling sports

NBC Olympics - ‎8 hours ago‎
It's fair to question whether a medal won by a transplant would carry the same significance as one earned by a born and bred American.

Kidney Disease Patients Get A Life-Saving Lesson On Food

CBS Local - ‎1 hour ago‎
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - Children with life threatening diseases face many challenges, one being the need to eat healthy. Now there's a ... 14-year-old Samad Stevenson, had a kidney transplant 4 years ago, but he still needs to watch his diet. “Vegetable ...

Family say, 'Now is time to talk about organ donation'

News & Star - ‎12 hours ago‎
A couple whose son died waiting for a life-saving heart transplant which never came, have said they talk about him every day.

Study explores ethnic differences in physical activity among kidney transplant patients - ‎Jul 28, 2016‎
Neerja Jain, Health Improvement Project Manager for Kidney Research UK, said: "This study is a prime example of evidence gaps which need to be urgently addressed so that we can understand why some people face worse health outcomes than others.
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Craig Sager will miss Rio Olympics to prepare for 3rd bone marrow transplant

SB Nation - ‎Jul 28, 2016‎
Craig Sager's leukemia will prevent him from joining the NBC broadcast team at the 2016 Summer Olympics. The network announced on Thursday the veteran reporter would instead prepare for his third bone marrow transplant as he fights the cancer that ...
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The Throw-In Podcast: Tomas Ó Sé says Kerry have one eye on Dublin, Galway's brain transplant and can Cork spring ...

Irish Independent - ‎12 hours ago‎
Will this be the end of the road for Tipp and Clare as they face the heavyweights of Kerry and Galway or can history be made by the minnows?
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Men From Viral Video Talk About Successful Kidney Transplant

NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - ‎Jul 28, 2016‎
... the two (slowly) walking toward each other for the first time. They hugged, and stayed in an embrace for roughly 30 seconds. "Walking down the hall and seeing Danny's face and smile, knowing that he's got more years of life is worth all of it ...
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Yolanda Hadid returns to modeling amid ongoing battle with Lyme disease

Daily Mail - ‎Jul 28, 2016‎
The book, which will detail her life since her 2012 diagnosis, will be called: Believe Me: My Battle With the Invisibility of Lyme Disease.
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Double hand transplant: 'It's a small miracle, looking at what nature has allowed us to do'

The Guardian - ‎Jul 22, 2016‎
It was a moment that mingled triumph with relief as the UK's first double hand transplant patient awoke from a painstaking 12-hour operation with two new sets of fingers.

HIQA criticises conditions in liver transplant unit - ‎Jul 28, 2016‎
It also said it was working to deal with the issues within the confines of its budget allocation and the pressures arising from a lack of beds in the face of increasing clinical demands. The hospital said that it had taken measures to deal with VRE ...
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3D printed liver transplants one step closer

3D Printing Industry - ‎Jul 28, 2016‎
Patients face agonising treatment while they wait for a suitable liver. There is simply no guarantee they will get a matching organ in time and even if they do, there can be serious complications with the recipient's immune system rejecting the new organ.