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Burned Firefighter Feels Normal Again After Face Transplant

NEW YORK (AP) — A Mississippi firefighter who received the world’s most extensive face transplant after a burning building collapsed on him said Wednesday that he feels like “a normal guy” for the first time in 15 years. 514 more words

To Be: Pure

“Blessed are the pure in heart: for they shall see God.”
Matthew 5:8 KJV 17 more words


HuffPo Blog: When the Time Comes, Could You Let Go & Die?

I have a very good feeling about my transplant & my ability to recover & squeeze some more time out of my life. That said I’m not naive, I know even the strongest have had blood clots post transplant, or factors beyond their control happen that changed the outcome. 376 more words

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Last week I proudly donated blood for the second time! If you are a blood donor yourself, or have the nhs blood and transplant on social media sites, you may be familiar with their new campaign #MISSINGTYPE. 194 more words


Sen. Looney talks about his need for a kidney transplant

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — He’s been in political battles at the State Capitol for over three decades, but now he’s facing the personal battle of his life. 408 more words


The Thrill of Success and Learning to be a Leftie

So a week last Wednesday I had my second vascular surgery as the first attempt at forming a fistula I had eight weeks ago unfortunately failed. 479 more words