After heart transplant, baby finally gets to leave hospital

Posted: Mar 29, 2013 5:43 PM Updated: Mar 29, 2013 5:47 PM By: Tanya Arja, FOX 13 News – bio ST. PETERSBURG (FOX 13) – After five months at All Children’s Hospital, Jaelyn Anderson finally gets to go home. She is almost 11 months old, but has already been through so much. On February 28th, Read more about After heart transplant, baby finally gets to leave hospital[…]

Thinking about becoming an organ donor? Get the facts | Fox News

By Dr. Bryan N. Becker and Dr. Yolanda T. BeckerPublished April 01, 2013FoxNews.com There are currently more than 116,000 Americans on the waiting list for a lifesaving organ transplant—kidney, liver, heart, lung or pancreas. Of these, close to 95,000 are waiting for a new kidney. As if that wasn’t bad enough, 13 people die each Read more about Thinking about becoming an organ donor? Get the facts | Fox News[…]

Cambridge teen waiting for lung transplant rallies supporters | Metro

April 1, 2013 Updated: April 1, 2013 | 12:36 pm  CAMBRIDGE — As a local teen awaits a desperately needed lung transplant, citizens will be painting the community green to show support for the girl. Kayla Baker, 14, was admitted to SickKids Hospital in Toronto on March 13 and is surviving on a machine that provides life Read more about Cambridge teen waiting for lung transplant rallies supporters | Metro[…]

Children’s Hospital of Colorado Fund! | American Transplant Foundation

Posted on 01. Apr, 2013 by Jenny Butler in Connections: A Blog about Life! PATIENT ASSISTANCE PROGRAM Children’s Hospital of Colorado Fund Assisting pediatric kidney transplant patients, bone marrow transplant patients, and their families. In an effort to save even more lives, the American Transplant Foundation has developed a fund to help pediatric transplant patients in Colorado.  After recognizing an unmet need Read more about Children’s Hospital of Colorado Fund! | American Transplant Foundation[…]

1+1=LIFE Photo Competition! | American Transplant Foundation

Posted on 29. Mar, 2013 by Jenny Butler in Featured Events, Upcoming Events In celebration of Donate Life Month and the lives saved through transplantation, the American Transplant Foundation is thrilled to invite nominated transplant centers to participate in our 1+1=LIFE Photo Competition!   This fun initiative is designed to raise awareness surrounding the critical need Read more about 1+1=LIFE Photo Competition! | American Transplant Foundation[…]

Centralia Teen Gets Life Back After Liver Transplant – The Chronicle: News

Posted: Thursday, March 28, 2013 9:13 am By Kyle Spurr / kspurr@chronline.com | 0 comments KayLeigh Hahn, an 18-year-old junior at Centralia High School, waited more than two years for a liver transplant to correct a rare metabolic disorder that kept her from processing protein and participating in activities at school. KayLeigh got a call in Read more about Centralia Teen Gets Life Back After Liver Transplant – The Chronicle: News[…]