Our son Miika was born in January 2014 along with his twin brother Lonnee. He was healthy, but always a few weeks behind his brother - but twins are always different.
Theresa’s New Heart
I had a heart transplant in July 2010. At the time I was living in America. I had a massive heart attack in June 2007 so travelling was out of the question and any thoughts of...
Soon I was pretty much house bound. I had mobile oxygen but despite regular walking (with a stick at that point) I was becoming weak - and fed up. Baths were out of the question; showers...
Carla’s New Beginning
Someone's life came to an end in December 2014. It wasn't mine, but it could just as easily have been. Instead, I was on the urgent list in hospital with end-stage heart failure; I was 38...
Can lab-grown rat lungs pave the way for rebuilding human lungs?
Lab rats have always been at the forefront of medical and scientific advancement. But just how close are we to growing human lungs for transplantation?
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