Organ Transplantation

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You Can Be a Hero Today-No Fooling

The book I recently published is called Not Done Yet: A Tale of Transformation Through Transplant Surgery. In it I tell the ways my liver disease manifested and quickly progressed, the strategies my husband and I adopted to cope with my declining health, and how each action led to another on a downward, grasping spiral until we ran into the […]

National Donor Day

National Donor day honors those who have chosen to give one or more of the five points of life: organs, tissues, marrow, platelets, and blood. Last year alone, organ donors made more than 28,000 transplants possible. Another one million people received cornea and other tissue transplants that helped them recover from trauma, bone damage, spinal injuries, burns, hearing impairment and […]