Many patients on the heart transplant list die waiting for a heart, but a local company has found an incredible way to significantly increase the number of donor hearts available.
The I-Team found patients in New England wait longer than just about anyone else in the country for a transplant.
Thirteen-year old Kyah DeSimone is recovering at Boston Children’s Hospital after getting a long-awaited heart transplant Saturday.
A Yarmouth teenager has made medical history, even though it wasn’t her choice.
Katy Murphy is an energetic five-year-old who spent more than two and a half years on a list for a heart transplant.
Glenn Corbett and Yolanda Beavers embraced each as if they’ve known each other for decades. In 2009, Beavers received a heart transplant from Corbett’s daughter.
A Malden couple renewed their vows in an unusual place this past weekend, Brigham and Women’s Hospital.
Retired high school teacher and track coach James Carelli Jr. needs the device to pump his blood through his body as he waits for a human heart donation.
For the gift of life given to his daughter, the Boston Marathon seems a small gesture for her dad to make.
Rick from Burlington told us some great news about that when he Declared his Curiosity writing: “My Dad is coming up on celebrating the 17th year of his heart transplant.” Rick’s father is no longer the exception.