Articles for Tag: "transplant"

7-year-old seeks second chance at life 
7-year-old seeks second chance at life
Sophia’s multiracial makeup stretches the odds of finding a match for the bone marrow transplant she needs.
Your car window could be a health hazard 
Your car window could be a health hazard
A new study shows that car side windows may not provide enough protection from the sun’s harmful UV-A rays.
Blog: Giving dad a second chance… by giving him my kidney 
Blog: Giving dad a second chance… by giving him my kidney
An Advocate patient representative shares how the life-saving donation changed her dad’s life, and her own.
Blog: Giving dad a second chance… by giving him my kidney 
Blog: Giving dad a second chance… by giving him my kidney
An Advocate patient representative shares how the life-saving donation changed her dad’s life, and her own.
Woman thrives after heart transplant and battling cancer  Featured
Woman thrives after heart transplant and battling cancer
After overcoming health obstacles, Gwendolyn Westlund is now dedicated to giving back.
Who gets a kidney? 
Who gets a kidney?
Choosing who receives an organ is a complex process.
Rare near-total face transplant helps accident victim 
Rare near-total face transplant helps accident victim
Six years after the first innovative transplant, another success has been shared.