File Photo by Amy Herzog/New Jersey Herald – Tarra Wagner, of Frankford, explains a chart on the process of administering dialysis at her parents’ Branchville home. Wagner is in need of a kidney transplant, but has struggled to find a matching donor.
AN INVERCLYDE family who agreed to donate a mother and daughter's organs after their tragic deaths are backing a national campaign to encourage more people to do the same.
One hundred kids sat down to a lunch in Parliament's Great Hall on Thursday, only the menu on every table offering a hint there might be a distinction between these and any other children.
Assistant headteacher Ann Adair, from Birmingham, who suffers from type one diabetes, has undergone the operation to replace the vital Islet Cells.
Dr. Joseph E Murray, who performed the world's first successful transplant of a human organ and won a Nobel Prize for his pioneering work, has died at the age of 93. Dr. Murray died on Monday at Boston's Peter Bent Brigham Hospital – now called…
Orgenesis Inc. , a development-stage company with a novel therapeutic technology dedicated to converting a patient’s own liver cells into
Dawn Manchester, who came very close to death, received a kidney from her husband Richard, and in the process became a new woman with an important mission.
Even though their daughter is in kindergarten, Carissa and Dan Wissman still take turns getting up nights to check on her.
Nita French said Thanksgiving is a good time for families to talk about organ donation.
A FORMER heavy plant driver, who lost his sight two years ago, has become one of the first people to benefit from a long-forgotten charity fund set up in the 17th Century.