Ellwood City girl stable, sedated after multiple organ transplant – Timesonline.com

This was originally published on this siteELLWOOD CITY — Kyree Beachem’s loved ones didn’t gather for Thanksgiving dinner as planned. They shared no turkey, no stuffing. But this was better. The Ellwood City girl finally was undergoing a multiple organ transplant hoped to save her life, a rare procedure that was no guarantee to ever Read more about Ellwood City girl stable, sedated after multiple organ transplant – Timesonline.com[…]

Transplant patient donates toys to hospital – KARE

This was originally published on this site Transplant patient donates toys to hospital(Photo: KARE) MINNEAPOLIS — Vivica Loyd’s ability to push through her pain is remarkable. Twice per week she has physical therapy. Plus, numerous test with needles poking and prodding her tender skin. She’s 15 years old and needs another kidney transplant. Her first Read more about Transplant patient donates toys to hospital – KARE[…]

Boy who fell in fire pit in 2009 awaits triple organ transplant – WKRN.com

This was originally published on this site WKRN web staff Published: November 24, 2015, 8:16 pm Dylan Trevino (Courtesy: The Trevino family) CINCINATTI, Ohio (WKRN) – Dylan Trevino fell into a fire pit in his backyard in Spring Hill in December 2009, burning over 66 percent of his body. Since then, Dylan has battled infections Read more about Boy who fell in fire pit in 2009 awaits triple organ transplant – WKRN.com[…]

Central Florida teen receives double lung transplant – Fox 35 Orlando

This was originally published on this siteFOX 35 News at 10 p.m. ORLANDO, Fla. (WOFL FOX 35) – Jordan McCaskill says she’s looking forward to getting back to a more normal life after months in the hospital.  McCaskill, who was born with a rare genetic disease called cystic fibrosis, just had a double-lung transplant, for Read more about Central Florida teen receives double lung transplant – Fox 35 Orlando[…]

Robot could help boy, 5, battling leukemia ‘go’ to school after transplant – WGN Radio

This was originally published on this site Lucas “Bear” Cervone is battling leukemia for the second time. (Lucas Bear Heroes / Facebook / via DNAinfo) × Robot could help boy, 5, battling leukemia ‘go’ to school after transplant Lucas “Bear” Cervone is battling leukemia for the second time. (Lucas Bear Heroes / Facebook / via DNAinfo) Read more about Robot could help boy, 5, battling leukemia ‘go’ to school after transplant – WGN Radio[…]

Kidney transplant for little girl goes smoothly – Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

This was originally published on this site FAIRBANKS — Lauren Lynn knows better than most that life is fragile. She and her husband, Byron, will be forever grateful to a one-time co-worker who saved their daughter’s life by donating a kidney. Lori Moyer, 44, of the Denali area, donated one of her kidneys to 4-year-old Read more about Kidney transplant for little girl goes smoothly – Fairbanks Daily News-Miner[…]

Teen transplant recipient awed by gift – Yahoo7 News

This was originally published on this siteIf teenager Jesse Steel could have met his kidney transplant donor, he wouldn’t have said much. If teenager Jesse Steel could have met his kidney transplant donor, he wouldn’t have said much. “I would have tears in my eyes and a lump in the back of my throat,” he Read more about Teen transplant recipient awed by gift – Yahoo7 News[…]