Three kidney transplants later, a Hamilton teen is taking home the gold (JEFF EDELSTEIN COLUMN) | News |

Mike Snyder is no dummy. The Steinert senior, at the young age of 17, has already figured out it’s not the cards you get, but how you play them. — Read on

Community helps Vernonia teen after heart transplant: ‘Her attitude is amazing’ | KATU

For many, senior year of high school is filled with special moments with longtime friends while celebrating a bright future ahead. One Vernonia senior, however, is spending most of her final year at home after a heart transplant. Still, friends and neighbors of Kendra Stefan showed her how much they’re rooting for her with a … Continue reading “Community helps Vernonia teen after heart transplant: ‘Her attitude is amazing’ | KATU”

A historic adult-to-child lung transplant saved their daughter, who’s now a thriving teen

At age 10, Sarah Murnaghan’s prognosis was grim, even after she got the lung transplant her family fought for. Her health is a testament to fortitude and love. — Read on

7-month-old is youngest to have heart, lung transplant |

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A 7-month-old boy is the youngest person to have a heart and lung transplant in a decade. Jack Palmer has been through more in his short life than most of us can begin to imagine. — Read on

Downers Grove cheerleading team holds fundraiser for teammate Sofia Sanchez, 11, visited by rapper Drake, who got heart transplant |

Thursday night a suburban cheerleading team held a fundraiser for a teammate made famous for two wishes granted: a visit from Drake and a new heart. — Read on