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[…]

Vitamins Help After Heart Transplant

Reviewed by Charlotte E. Grayson Mathis, MD March 28, 2002 — Antioxidant vitamins (such as vitamins C or E) may help heart transplant patients keep their arteries healthy and blood flowing smoothly after surgery, according to a new study. About 70% of heart transplant patients develop problems with hardening of the arteries, or arteriosclerosis, within Read more about Vitamins Help After Heart Transplant[…]

Gore baby gets transplant | Stuff.co.nz

HANNAH MCLEOD IN GORE Last updated 16:56 28/03/2013 A baby from Gore, who suffers from a life threatening condition, is today receiving a much needed liver transplant at Starship Hospital in Auckland. Elliott Gulliver is 8-months-old, and suffers from biliary atresia, a disease that affects the tubes that carry bile from the liver to the Read more about Gore baby gets transplant | Stuff.co.nz[…]