Stories tagged: transplants
Sat., June 15, 2013
Flag, stories help ease jolt of organ gift
Outside Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center, a flag waves for fallen heroes of a different sort. A white flag with a dark green ribbon is flown above the hospital. “Honoring …
Sun., Jan. 20, 2013
Dunnagan among growing number of people needing new kidney
Megan Dunnagan was born fighting for her life. Doctors put her on dialysis right after her birth as her kidneys failed.
Tue., July 12, 2011, 1:11 p.m.
Doctors in Spain perform double-leg transplant
A young man who underwent the world’s first double leg transplant might be able to walk with the aid of crutches in six or seven months if his rehabilitation goes …