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Fecal Transplants May Help Patients With Crohn’s Disease And Other Intestinal Disorders

There are lots of different types of transplants for lots of different medical conditions. One of the newest is called a fecal transplant and has had proven success for clearing some infections.

08/20/2013

Courtney and Bob Mullins

Daughter Gives Father The Gift Of Life

A 27-year firefighter and college basketball ref, Bob Mullins was always active and fit, but three years ago an illness shut down his kidneys.

06/19/2012

Heart cells from a rat grow in a Boston lab.

Boston Researchers Work To Grow Human Organs

BOSTON (CBS) – Faye Fortier has been awaiting a new heart for almost two years. Even as an implanted electric pump keeps her alive, she has mixed feelings about the transplant that will hopefully save […]

02/14/2012

Julie and Ashlee Masone (credit: CBS)

Daughter Donates Kidney To Mother

A young woman in Leominster has given her mother the gift of a lifetime. Ashlee Masone has donated one of kidneys to her mother, Julie.

12/22/2010

Lisa Sullivan donated a part of her liver to her husband, Paul. (credit: CBS)

Wife Donates Liver To Husband

They were married two years ago and now an Essex woman is giving her husband the ultimate gift this holiday season — the gift of life.

12/17/2010

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