Cork boy Arron celebrates Christmas miracle after double-lung transplant – Irish Examiner

This was originally published on this site The parents of a brave young boy with cystic fibrosis are celebrating a Christmas miracle after he received a life-changing double-lung transplant. Arron O’Leary, 12, was called for the operation in Newcastle just days after his dad, Paul, told Santa that their ultimate Christmas gift would be a Read more about Cork boy Arron celebrates Christmas miracle after double-lung transplant – Irish Examiner[…]

Tennessee woman survives record 25 years after lung transplant – The Tennessean

This was originally published on this site Twenty-five years after her lung transplant, Pam Smith makes the annual 200-mile trip from her home in Athens, Tenn., to Vanderbilt University Medical Center for her checkup at the Vanderbilt Clinic.(Photo: John Russell / Vanderbilt University) Pam Smith started the day at her mom’s, eating the holiday’s leftover turkey and dressing. Read more about Tennessee woman survives record 25 years after lung transplant – The Tennessean[…]

Toronto teen goes from walking to playing basketball after groundbreaking … – Toronto Star

This was originally published on this siteA Toronto teen with cystic fibrosis has been given a second chance at life with a first-of-its-kind triple-organ transplant. In August, Reid Wylie underwent a 17-hour operation to replace his failing lungs, liver and pancreas at Toronto General Hospital. The procedure freeing him from using an oxygen tank and Read more about Toronto teen goes from walking to playing basketball after groundbreaking … – Toronto Star[…]

Adorable 5-month-old desperately in need of a transplant – My Fox Boston

This was originally published on this site WPXI – Pittsburgh NEW CASTLE, Pa. — Five-month-old Wyatt is desperately in need of a liver transplant. But despite his failing liver, Wyatt is a happy baby. His discolored complexion and yellow eyes are the only indication that something is wrong. Wyatt was born with a rare infant end-stage Read more about Adorable 5-month-old desperately in need of a transplant – My Fox Boston[…]

Donor’s family reaches out to girl who had multi-organ transplant – WGNO

This was originally published on this site Kyree Beachem, 8, received a rare multi-organ transplant. Kyree has Hirschsprung’s disease, which occurs when nerve cells are missing in the muscle of the colon. × Donor’s family reaches out to girl who had multi-organ transplant Kyree Beachem, 8, received a rare multi-organ transplant. Kyree has Hirschsprung’s disease, which Read more about Donor’s family reaches out to girl who had multi-organ transplant – WGNO[…]

8-year-old liver transplant survivor becomes first female New York Ranger – Fox News

This was originally published on this site Kayleigh Petersen. (New York Rangers) Kayleigh Petersen meeting her teammates. (New York Rangers) Kayleigh Petersen meeting her teammates. (New York Rangers) Previous Next A young girl who survived a liver transplant got to live out her dream by signing a one-day contract with the New York Rangers Thursday, becoming the first Read more about 8-year-old liver transplant survivor becomes first female New York Ranger – Fox News[…]

Kidney transplant a far cry for little Mohamed – K24 TV

This was originally published on this site Fahadh Mohamed and his mother Habiba Omar at Kenyatta National Hospital (KNH). Photo/AYUB MUIYURO The sound of laughter can be heard from a distance and little feet running through the corridors of Kenyatta National Hospital (KNH) where Fahadh Mohamed is being treated for renal complications. Without the treatment Read more about Kidney transplant a far cry for little Mohamed – K24 TV[…]