Medical Breakthrough: Doctors At NYU Langone Health Successfully Transplant Pig Kidney To Human RecipientExperts said this could mean the thousands of people on kidney transplant waiting lists could have a new option someday.
Alabama Man Has Rare Intestinal Transplant Surgery After Being Attacked By BullIt is one of the rarest of transplant operations -- an intestinal transplant. Only a small handful of medical centers can do it.
14-Year-Old California Boy On The Mend After Having Extremely Rare Heart And Liver TransplantIt is a remarkable story of survival. Mark Trapp can't wait to get back to playing sports now that he has a new heart and liver.
COVID Vaccines May Not Be Enough To Protect Transplant RecipientsA recent study found only 40% of transplant patients tested had a response to the two dose COVID vaccines, meaning 60% are not protected.
In Medical Milestone, Sonia Sein Is 1st Patient In The World To Receive A New TracheaA Bronx woman is the first patient in the world to successfully receive a new windpipe.
Army Doctors Transplant New Ear From Soldier's ArmAn Army soldier who lost her ear has received a revolutionary transplant which saw doctors grow a brand new ear on the patient's own arm.
Injured Veteran Receives First Total Penis, Scrotum TransplantThe Johns Hopkins reconstructive surgery team has successfully performed the first total penis and scrotum transplant in the world.
Organ Donor Helps Dozens, Prompts Emotional Reunion
For New York City Cop, Son's Health Is The Best Father's Day Gift He Can GetSunday will mark a very special Father's Day for one Long Island family. Jon De Rise is a New York City police officer who has given his son the gift of life, not once, but twice.
NJ Coach Gets Liver Transplant From Former Player Killed In Car CrashEd Mooney, 52, said Dan Glover, 24, was just the sort of person who would donate his organs.
Heart Transplant Patient Helping Others Waiting For OrgansA young man is determined to use his second chance at life to help others through the agonizing wait for healthy organs.
Bronx Man Whose Family Was Killed In Plane Crash Still Fighting Leukemia"My mother's death and my two little sisters' deaths, I would rather get cancer over again," said Dionis Guerrero Baez.
Transplant Saves Baby Boy From Fatal Liver Disease"He was diagnosed with a very rare disease neonatal hemochromatosis and speaking to the doctors, there's been 30 cases in the last 20 yrs in the U.S.," said father Hussain Gadit.
NJ Residents Remember Former UNC Mascot's Gift Of Life 4 Years LaterAs North Carolina battles in the Prudential Center in Newark, hearts and minds will linger on Jason Ray, the former UNC mascot who gave the gift of life to four New Jersey residents.
Man To Run NYC Marathon After Double Lung TransplantA 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.