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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

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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

External Drive: Charles’ Artificial Heart PKG

When Charles Okeke's own heart failed, a team of experts at Mayo Clinic removed that heart and implanted a totally artificial one. For two years the artificial heart kept Mr. Okeke alive until he received the gift of life. His new heart continues to beat strong.

Created by Andy Shilts

Bacardi: Bacardi Gift – Walking Miracle (:38)

Jorge Bacardi, Mayo patient, took his first full breath at age 64 thanks to a double lung transplant at Mayo Clinic. His physician, Dr. Ceasar Keller discusses the future of regenerative medicine.

Created by Jason Pratt

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