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Heart transplant survivor runs half-marathon with her team of doctors ... - ABC News
Fri, 20 Oct 2017 22:26:00 GMT


Heart transplant survivor runs half-marathon with her team of doctors ...
ABC News
More than 16 years after her heart transplant surgery, Kristin Marx ran the Milwaukee Half-Marathon in Wisconsin with her cardiac-care team and family.

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How Friendship Helped Save a 50-Year-Old Woman's Life During Her Second Heart Transplant: 'We Felt Our Power' - PEOPLE.com
Fri, 20 Oct 2017 20:00:45 GMT


PEOPLE.com

How Friendship Helped Save a 50-Year-Old Woman's Life During Her Second Heart Transplant: 'We Felt Our Power'
PEOPLE.com
A group of nine female friends came to Amy Silverstein's side while she awaited her second heart transplant at age 50, more than two decades after her first. As Silverstein describes in her new memoir, My Glory Was I Had Such Friends, their friendship ...


Liver Ca Transplant Rates Vary by Ethnicity - MedPage Today
Sat, 21 Oct 2017 17:01:01 GMT


Liver Ca Transplant Rates Vary by Ethnicity
MedPage Today
WASHINGTON -- African American patients at a major liver transplant center in the Midwest received liver transplantation less often than their white counterparts, even though they had about the same degree of illness, researchers said here. In a 15 ...


In Norway, risk of SCC after organ transplant has fallen - Medical Xpress
Fri, 20 Oct 2017 18:34:26 GMT


Medical Xpress

In Norway, risk of SCC after organ transplant has fallen
Medical Xpress
(HealthDay)—For organ recipients in Norway, the risk of skin cancer, particularly squamous cell carcinoma (SCC), has decreased since the mid-1980s, ...

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VUMC reaches new milestone after performing 2000th liver transplant - News-Medical.net
Sat, 21 Oct 2017 03:03:00 GMT


VUMC reaches new milestone after performing 2000th liver transplant
News-Medical.net
In 2016, there were 152 liver transplants at VUMC, including patients referred through the Tennessee Valley Healthcare System of the Veterans Administration. For 2017, there have been 118 liver transplantations to date. Currently there are 167 patients ...

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Lawsuit gives insight into hospital transplant program - TMJ4.com - WTMJ-TV (press release) (blog)
Thu, 19 Oct 2017 21:35:00 GMT


WTMJ-TV (press release) (blog)

Lawsuit gives insight into hospital transplant program - TMJ4.com
WTMJ-TV (press release) (blog)
Practices at Froedtert/Medical College of Wisconsin may have caused avoidable deaths for patients waiting on life-saving organs.

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EXCLUSIVE: 'I want a teenage boy's hairline!' Human Ken Doll Rodrigo Alves has 3000 follicles and stemcells ... - Daily Mail
Fri, 20 Oct 2017 22:19:47 GMT


Daily Mail

EXCLUSIVE: 'I want a teenage boy's hairline!' Human Ken Doll Rodrigo Alves has 3000 follicles and stemcells ...
Daily Mail
And Human Ken Doll Rodrigo Alves' latest mission comes in his determination to achieve the hairline of a teenage boy by undergoing a gruelling hair transplant with his doctor to the stars, Dr John Kahen in Beverly Hills on Friday. Speaking exclusively ...


'My hair transplant is the best thing I have ever done' - The Times
Fri, 20 Oct 2017 23:02:51 GMT


'My hair transplant is the best thing I have ever done'
The Times
I do a bit of Botox and fillers for maintenance, but my hair transplant is the best thing I have ever done. For men, our hair is the frame of our face and it's pretty disconcerting when it starts dropping into the sink every morning. Then you see a ...


Tyler Jaenicke plays collegiate hockey after getting a heart transplant - WZZM
Sat, 21 Oct 2017 04:10:00 GMT


WZZM

Tyler Jaenicke plays collegiate hockey after getting a heart transplant
WZZM
Tyler Jaenicke got a heart transplant 15 months ago. On Oct. 20, he played a collegiate hockey game for Davenport University--his first home game since the transplant. The 24-year-old was supported by a special rooting section at the game on Friday night.


Man denied 3rd heart transplant on quest for donors - ABC27
Fri, 20 Oct 2017 22:00:39 GMT


ABC27

Man denied 3rd heart transplant on quest for donors
ABC27
“I'm looking for treatment options, an artificial heart, anything that could extend my life,” Collins said. Collins found out in college 23 years ago he had enlarged heart. It's genetic. His first transplant was in 1994 when he was 20 years old ...


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