Celebration helps transplant recipients meet their donors – WPXI Pittsburgh

This was originally published on this siteUpdated: May 22, 2016 – 4:48 PM PITTSBURGH — Hundreds showed up for a core ceremony celebrating a second chance of life for transplant recipients and their donors. Eight-year-old Kyree Beachem was nearing liver failure when she had a four-organ transplant in late November. “I’m doing pretty good,” Beachem Read more about Celebration helps transplant recipients meet their donors – WPXI Pittsburgh[…]

UNMC doctor saves 5-year-old boy with quadruple transplant – KETV Omaha

This was originally published on this site Doctors had given up, telling the little boy’s parents that their son wouldn’t survive. However, after a journey that sent the Oklahoma family to Omaha, a procedure saved the boy’s life. Nolan Sensintaffar acts like a typical 5-year-old. But the IV line and feeding tube attached to him Read more about UNMC doctor saves 5-year-old boy with quadruple transplant – KETV Omaha[…]

10 years later, Ferrysburg girl still thriving after triple organ transplant – Fox17

This was originally published on this site × 10 years later, Ferrysburg girl still thriving after triple organ transplant POSTED 6:30 PM, MAY 8, 2015, BY JANICE ALLEN, UPDATED AT 11:16PM, MAY 8, 2015 FERRYSBURG, Mich., — Next month, Jasmine Dombroswki will turn twelve, but she is already celebrating another special milestone. Ten years ago, the Read more about 10 years later, Ferrysburg girl still thriving after triple organ transplant – Fox17[…]

Bardstown boy in need of pancreatic transplant – WDRB 41 Louisville News

Posted: Aug 24, 2014 6:25 AM Updated: Aug 24, 2014 7:19 AM By Kelly Davis – email LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) — A 9-year-old Bardstown boy suffers from pancreatitis. But despite his pain, he always finds a way to wear a smile. Shade Fikter has been in and out of the hospital 11 times in the Read more about Bardstown boy in need of pancreatic transplant – WDRB 41 Louisville News[…]