Winona Lake boy with kidney failure receives transplant from mother – WNDU-TV

This was originally published on this site Posted: Thu 4:36 PM, May 07, 2015 By: Karina E. Flores This is a wonderful update to a story we’ve been following about a little Winona Lake boy in need of a kidney transplant. We first told you about 2-year-old Myles Bartley last year. Myles was diagnosed with Read more about Winona Lake boy with kidney failure receives transplant from mother – WNDU-TV[…]

Warren County teen undergoes kidney transplant surgery – WLWT Cincinnati

This was originally published on this site 5:04 PM EDT May 07, 2015 Mackenzie Gilbert has polycystic kidney disease and is scheduled for a kidney transplant Thursday morning. Her donor, Kelley Fitzgerald, is a close childhood friend of Gilbert’s mother, Robin Gilbert. Mackenzie Gilbert has polycystic kidney disease and is scheduled for a kidney transplant Read more about Warren County teen undergoes kidney transplant surgery – WLWT Cincinnati[…]

Ioane Twins Recovering after Kidney Transplant – Hawaii News Now

This was originally published on this sitePosted: May 06, 2015 6:47 PMUpdated: May 06, 2015 7:17 PM By Chris Tanaka Jeremy and Jasmine in March 2014 HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) – Twins Jeremy and Jasmine Ioane are recovering in Salt Lake City, Utah.  The Punahou grads are on the mend after Jasmine, older by an hour, donated Read more about Ioane Twins Recovering after Kidney Transplant – Hawaii News Now[…]

Organ Transplant Changes Reduce Wait Times For Kidney Patients – CBS Local

This was originally published on this site Lisa Fielding April 29, 2015 8:48 AM CBS Chicago (con’t) Affordable Care Act Updates: CBSChicago.com/ACA Health News & Information: CBSChicago.com/Health CHICAGO (CBS) — The number of people waiting for an organ transplant continues to grow, with currently more than 120,000 people on the waiting for an organ transplant, Read more about Organ Transplant Changes Reduce Wait Times For Kidney Patients – CBS Local[…]

Waiting game: Woman, toddler hope for kidney transplants – Fairfield Daily Republic

This was originally published on this siteBy Amy Maginnis-Honey FAIRFIELD — Louise Ward and Jordan Terry have never met. Both are waiting for kidney transplants. But their stories are quite different. Ward, a Suisun City resident, underwent a transplant last summer. Her body rejected the new kidney. Something went wrong during her second surgery to remove Read more about Waiting game: Woman, toddler hope for kidney transplants – Fairfield Daily Republic[…]

68-person kidney chain fills transplantation gap at AGH – Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

This was originally published on this site April 16, 2015 12:30 AM Joe Smydo / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette With donations from cadavers unable to meet demand for organs, transplant experts in Pittsburgh and around the country Wednesday hailed a 68-person kidney chain as the kind of approach urgently needed to counter a growing transplant waiting list. Read more about 68-person kidney chain fills transplantation gap at AGH – Pittsburgh Post-Gazette[…]

Cove High students support sophomore recovering from kidney transplant – Copperas Cove Herald: News

Posted: Friday, March 27, 2015 4:30 am Wendy Sledd | Special to the Herald Copperas Cove High School students recently donned green shirts, hats, socks and even green dresses, but weren’t celebrating St. Patrick’s Day. Instead they wore the color in honor of sophomore Dustin Tobalt, who is a kidney transplant survivor. March is Kidney Read more about Cove High students support sophomore recovering from kidney transplant – Copperas Cove Herald: News[…]