Tag: Organ & Blood Donation

September 21, 2021

Am I candidate to receive a liver transplant?

Learn about the criteria for undergoing this procedure.

Digestive

July 22, 2021

Understanding liver transplants

What it's like to prepare for this life-changing surgery.

Digestive

July 21, 2021

What to know about cirrhosis

If lifestyle changes haven't controlled chronic liver disease, transplant may be an option.

Digestive

May 3, 2021

Born with a congenital heart defect, a heart transplant at 19

A congenital heart defect leads, two decades later, to a dramatic heart transplant.

Heart & Vascular

November 6, 2019

Advice from a living organ donor

'Do your research first. But do it,' says Carissa Buccieri of becoming a living organ donor.

Health Topics

October 29, 2019

One last plea for a donor kidney, then a Facebook connection

Will Gallagher was in his early 20s and needed a new kidney; a 21-year-old acquaintance came to his rescue.

Health Topics

April 23, 2019

The importance of organ donation: a young mother’s story

Ashleigh-Anne Hughes turns transplant experience into advocacy work for organ donation.

Health Topics

April 1, 2019

3 ways you can save a life today

You can help save a life of a family member or stranger through donation.

Family

March 30, 2016

The importance of living kidney donation

Benefits are great for those who receive organs from living kidney donors.

Breakthroughs

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