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Transplanting Sibling Love

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hFO6COuAhWg For his entire life, radio host James Rabe has known that one day he’d need a new kidney. A disease called Alport Syndrome slowly caused his kidneys to fail. As his condition advanced, the search for a new organ began. His big sister stepped up and gave part of [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Free Webinar for Donors and Patients on Living-donor Kidney Transplants

Free Webinar for Donors and Patients on Living-donor Kidney Transplants

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Prospective kidney transplant patients, families of adult and pediatric transplant candidates, and potential living kidney donors are invited to attend a free, public webinar about living-donor kidney transplants hosted by Mayo Clinic. Mayo Clinic is a leader in kidney transplants, performing approximately 550 kidney transplants each year [...]

Created by Ginger Plumbo

Boo's Transplant: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

He had endured more by the age of ten than most adults. In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, one little boy's medical odyssey. To listen, click the link below. Boo's Transplant

Created by Joel Streed

courtney kidd therapy

courtney kidd therapy

Created by Andy Shilts

Tara tells StoryCorps about surviving her heart and double lung transplant

Tara tells StoryCorps about surviving her heart and double lung transplant

Listening to patients is what medical teams at Mayo Clinic do each day. To honor Mayo's 150th Anniversary, StoryCorps was asked to listen to and record several patient stories. Tara Klein tells StoryCorps facilitator Christina Stanton about her heart and double lung transplant at Mayo Clinic. She was diagnosed at age 17 and [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Liver Transplants: Mayo Clinic Radio

In this Mayo Clinic Radio episode,  Julie Heimbach, M.D., and Charles Rosen, M.D., join us to talk about dramatic changes happening in the world of liver transplants. For instance, it wasn’t long ago that patients with hepatitis B, hepatitis C or a certain type of tumor would not have been eligible [...]

Created by Joel Streed

Artificial Heart Animation

Artificial Heart Animation

Created by Andy Shilts

External Drive: Charles’ Artificial Heart Extra Broll

External Drive: Charles’ Artificial Heart Extra Broll

Created by Andy Shilts

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