18Aug/17

Minnesota woman gives her childhood friend the lifesaving gift of a kidney – WDAY


WDAY
Minnesota woman gives her childhood friend the lifesaving gift of a kidney
WDAY
“Hope there are more people out there who will think about being a living donor, it is an honor and a blessing to do it,” Brogard said. The next Kidney Walk in Fargo is set for, Saturday, September 17th and Lindenwood Park. Asking and choosing a living

10Aug/17

After Family’s Tireless Search for Kidney, Pasadena Woman Successfully Receives Transplant – KTLA


KTLA
After Family’s Tireless Search for Kidney, Pasadena Woman Successfully Receives Transplant
KTLA
Her family said they still don’t know whether that kidney’s short lifespan was a fluke — transplanted kidneys from deceased donors usually last an average of 12 years — but it made finding a new match especially difficult because of the antibodies a

02Aug/17

‘Heart transplant has let my daughter lead a normal life’ – Aberdeen Evening Express


Aberdeen Evening Express
‘Heart transplant has let my daughter lead a normal life’
Aberdeen Evening Express
The transplant doesn’t make you perfect, but without having the surgery she would have died within a week of birth.” Sarah hopes to raise awareness of the importance of organ donation, after a family made an incredibly brave decision to donate their

01Aug/17

Many transplant candidates may benefit from diabetic donor kidneys – NephrologyNews.com


NephrologyNews.com
Many transplant candidates may benefit from diabetic donor kidneys
NephrologyNews.com
In an accompanying editorial, Richard Formica Jr., MD from Yale University School of Medicine noted that the study provides important data to support the use of deceased donor kidneys that are likely to be discarded. “However, as important as this

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30Jul/17

Kidney transplant recipient Carlo Muscatello shares his story for 2017 DonateLife Week – Blacktown Sun


Blacktown Sun
Kidney transplant recipient Carlo Muscatello shares his story for 2017 DonateLife Week
Blacktown Sun
“I still think about the donor and what it meant for him to say yes.” Six years after a kidney transplant saved his life, Carlo Muscatello is encouraging people to talk to their loved ones about organ donation. The Kings Langley resident said his “life

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27Jul/17

Transplant surgery: Cardiac patient gets heart of 25-year-old deceased man – Business Standard


The Hindu
Transplant surgery: Cardiac patient gets heart of 25-year-old deceased man
Business Standard
“According to the hospital-wise data decided by the NOTTO (National Organ and Tissue Transplant Organisation), the heart was allocated to FEHI, one kidney to Fortis Hospital Vasant Kunj, one kidney to BLK Hospital and the liver was given to the Sir
Young man saves four lives in deathThe Asian Age

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