Arrow-right Camera

The Spokesman-Review Newspaper The Spokesman-Review

Wednesday, January 22, 2020  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
Rain 38° Rain


Everything tagged

Sort by:

Stories tagged: pancreas

After waiting five years, Spokane man receives first pancreas-kidney transplant performed at Sacred Heart

When he was 32 Don White Jr. had lived with type 1 diabetes for 18 years, and his kidneys were failing from the strain of poorly-managed blood sugar over the …

Study backs pancreas cell transplants for severe diabetes

Transplants of insulin-producing pancreas cells are a long hoped-for treatment for diabetes – and a new study shows they can protect the most seriously ill patients from a life-threatening complication …