double lung transplant

Katy and Joe Monte right before her double lung transplant. (photo credit: Christine Zammit )

Queens Woman, Subject Of #OomphForKaty Campaign, Undergoes Double Lung Transplant

A Queens woman, who is the subject of a viral social media campaign, is recovering after undergoing a double lung transplant.


Fairfield, Conn. resident Tim Sweeney will run his first marathon next month - thanks to a rare double lung transplant to treat his cystic fibrosis.

Man To Run NYC Marathon After Double Lung Transplant

A Connecticut man is running his first marathon next month. That might not sound unusual except for the fact that last fall he couldn’t walk across a room.