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Clear. As. Mud.

So many of you that have been closely and wholeheartedly following already know that Abbigail had an MRI last week that was supposed to simply show stability within her little body and her liver tumour. 1,214 more words

Mama's Thoughts

Day 45

I can’t believe I’m almost half way through my 100 days, here’s to hoping the last half flies by. I was so anxious being in the hospital, thinking about coming home, but now that I’m home I’m kind of disappointed. 327 more words


Perth girl wins gold at World Transplant Games

By Brandi Machan

Mike and April Doyle welcomed their first child, Courtney into the world on Dec. 21, 2001.

At first Courtney seemed perfect, but by the end of her first month of life things had dramatically changed.  471 more words

Local News

Trading a thumb for a toe

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) – The latest on a Connecticut man who made headlines, when doctors replaced his thumb with his own big toe.

Six months ago, doctors at St. 344 more words


Growth and strength through pain...

“I have laid my child in a surgeon’s arms, I have slept upright in a hospital chair, I have listened to the beeping of machines and been thankful, I have smiled through the tears and I have found strength where there wasn’t any left. 737 more words

Mama's Thoughts

Alberta mom fully recovered after 'miracle' double-lung transplant surgery

It was just a routine gallbladder surgery for Edmonton’s Brenda Kinnear. However, it was that surgery that changed her life forever.

The mother of two boys in their late 20s and early 30s left hospital after that surgery on oxygen. 327 more words


Kidney Transplant Surgery Cost Abroad

Kidney Transplant is the procedure to provide a new kidney to a patient with end-stage renal failure. The kidney comes from either a living related donor,living unrelated donor or a deceased donor. 280 more words