Suburban Hospital officials: Let us compete with MedStar Georgetown for transplant business
Officials at Johns Hopkins-owned Suburban Hospital say there are too few liver transplants available in the Washington region and they want to get into the business. In a recently submitted application seeking approval from Maryland regulators, Suburban officials said MedStar Georgetown University Hospital — the only liver transplant program in the donation service area that includes the District and both Montgomery and Prince George's counties — is fallin g short. They say competition from… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - July 10, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Tina Reed Source Type: news

Suburban Hospital officials: Let us compete with MedStar Georgetown for transplant business
Officials at Johns Hopkins-owned Suburban Hospital say there are too few liver transplants available in the Washington region and they want to get into the business. In a recently submitted application seeking approval from Maryland regulators, Suburban officials said MedStar Georgetown University Hospital — the only liver transplant program in the donation service area that includes the District and both Montgomery and Prince George's counties — is fallin g short. They say competition from… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - July 10, 2017 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Tina Reed Source Type: news

WATCH: Woman surprises husband with transplant news
This woman surprised her husband with the news that she's his match for a kidney transplant. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - July 10, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Trumpcare faces uphill battle as Congress returns to the capitol
(Reuters) – President Donald Trump’s effort to roll back Obamacare faced growing obstacles on Monday as Republicans who control the U.S. Senate remained divided over how to curb the costs of their proposed healthcare bill and prevent millions from losing coverage. White House chief of staff, Reince Priebus, told “Fox News Sunday” that Trump still expected the Senate to pass a healthcare bill either before the start of Congress’ August recess “or maybe a little bit into” the recess. Trump made the repeal and replacement of the Affordable Care Act, nicknamed Obamacare, a central plan...
Source: Mass Device - July 10, 2017 Category: Medical Devices Authors: MassDevice Tags: Healthcare Reform Capitol Hill Source Type: news

Kidney transplant rules may curb disparities
(Reuters Health) - A shift in how donor kidneys are allocated in the U.S. has been linked with higher transplant rates for black and Hispanic patients, a recent study suggests. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 7, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Finn ’s heart: A journey into the unknown
Three-year-old Finn stands in front of the full-length mirror in his parents’ room, with his shirt off. “Mommy, look how cool!” he shouts, placing his finger along the long scar running down the middle of his chest. “That’s where I had my heart surgeries!” “That’s right, buddy,” Jenna replies, surprised because they’d never talked about his scars. “We always tell him he has a special heart. We don’t ever want him to feel different.” Finn runs off to play. It makes Jenna smile and sometimes cry to see her son so happy and full of life. Now 5 years...
Source: Thrive, Children's Hospital Boston - July 7, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Jenny Fernandez Tags: Diseases & Conditions Our Patients’ Stories Christopher Baird complex congenital heart defect Heart Center hypoplastic left heart syndrome Wayne Tworetzky Source Type: news

Trump administration names Georgia health official as new CDC director
This post has been updated. The Trump administration has named Georgia Public Health Commissioner Brenda Fitzgerald as the next director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, one of the most crucial public health positions in the U.S. government given the agency's role in tracking and stopping infectious disease outbreaks nationally and globally. Fitzgerald, 70, […]Related:Her newborn kept getting sick because she was ingesting placenta, CDC saysFresh polls find Republicans’ health-care proposal is still a clunkerA heart transplant gave her another chance to live. Hours after giving birth, sh...
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - July 7, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How 9 friends saved a woman waiting for a heart transplant
Amy Silverstein shares her story in "My Glory Was I Had Such Friends." (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - July 7, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

WATCH: Heart transplant survivor credits friends with saving her life
Amy Silverstein's new memoir, "My Glory Was I Had Such Friends," details the lengths a group of nine women went to help Silverstein as she awaited her life-saving surgery. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - July 7, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

Trump administration to name Georgia health official as new CDC director
The Trump administration plans to appoint Georgia Public Health Commissioner Brenda Fitzgerald to become the next director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, one of the most crucial public health positions in the U.S. government given the agency's role in tracking and stopping infectious disease outbreaks nationally and globally. Public health sources said […]Related:Her newborn kept getting sick because she was ingesting placenta, CDC saysFresh polls find Republicans’ health-care proposal is still a clunkerA heart transplant gave her another chance to live. Hours after giving birth, she died. ...
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - July 6, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Deaths from cancer higher in rural America, CDC finds
Despite decreases in cancer death rates nationwide, a new report shows they are higher in rural America than in urban areas of the United States. The report released Thursday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found rural areas had higher rates of new cases as well as deaths from several cancers related to […]Related:Her newborn kept getting sick because she was ingesting placenta, CDC saysFresh polls find Republicans’ health-care proposal is still a clunkerA heart transplant gave her another chance to live. Hours after giving birth, she died. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - July 6, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

NIH awards $8.6 million for bold bid to transform lung transplantation
(University of Virginia Health System) Researchers at the University of Virginia School of Medicine have received more than $8.6 million in federal grants to support efforts that could dramatically increase the number of lungs available for transplant - and then save the lives of the people who receive them. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - July 6, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Lilly Wyburn with leukaemia faces double lung transplant
Lilly Wyburn, from Parkes in New South Wales, has endured rounds of gruelling treatments since being diagnosed with  leukaemia at the age of one. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 3, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heart transplant survivor dies just a few hours after giving birth
After giving birth to her baby girl, Megan Moss Johnson got to hold her daughter in her arms, feed her and burp her. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - June 30, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Her newborn kept getting sick because she was ingesting placenta, CDC says
The baby was born healthy and without complication in September, but then its health began to deteriorate rapidly. Doctors — scrambling to uncover the cause of the infant’s respiratory distress — transferred the baby to the neonatal intensive care unit and began a series of tests, according to a report released this week by the Centers for […]Related:Fresh polls find Republicans’ health-care proposal is still a clunkerA heart transplant gave her another chance to live. Hours after giving birth, she died.One politician’s solution to the overdose problem: Let addicts die (Source...
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - June 30, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fresh polls find Republicans ’ health-care proposal is still a clunker
A slew of new national surveys completed during the past week shed light on how voters are reacting to Republicans’ bills to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. The surveys show opposition continues to outpace support by a wide margin, with tepid support among Republicans and overwhelming opposition among Democrats. Comparing polls, there is […]Related:A heart transplant gave her another chance to live. Hours after giving birth, she died.One politician’s solution to the overdose problem: Let addicts dieThe U.S. fertility rate just hit a historic low. Why some demographers are freaking out. (Sourc...
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - June 30, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A heart transplant gave her another chance to live. Hours after giving birth, she died.
Not long after Megan Johnson gave birth, her husband posted a picture on social media, welcoming their daughter into the world. Years earlier, Johnson had been diagnosed with congestive heart failure and given a new heart and another chance to live. Her husband, Nathan, announced early Tuesday on Instagram that “her heart worked perfectly” during the […]Related:One politician’s solution to the overdose problem: Let addicts dieThe U.S. fertility rate just hit a historic low. Why some demographers are freaking out.President Trump wants you to know he actually does care about HIV/AIDS (Source: Wa...
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - June 30, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heart transplant survivor dies after giving birth to first child
The couple spent six hours with their newborn before she started to experience complications (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - June 30, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Nashville heart transplant survivor dies after having baby
Meg Johnson, 31, delivered her daughter, Eilee Kate, in Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville on Tuesday at 2.40am, with her husband Nathan at her side. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 29, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Success with first 20 patients undergoing minimally invasive pancreatic transplant surgery
(Johns Hopkins Medicine) Surgeons at Johns Hopkins Medicine report that their first series of a minimally invasive procedure to treat chronic pancreas disease, known as severe pancreatitis, resulted in shorter hospital stays, less need for opioids and fewer complications, compared with standard surgical approaches. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 29, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Mother slams anti-vaxxers after her child is exposed
Camille Echols rushed her daughter Ashley, 11, to an Atlanta ER last week after the little girl was exposed to chicken pox. Ashley had a kidney transplant so she is vulnerable to diseases. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 28, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Two life-threatening conditions.One remarkable wish.
When Lucas St. Onge blew out the five candles on his birthday cake, he made just one wish. He didn’t ask for ninja turtles, a T-ball set or an Xbox — the only thing he wished was to be just like any other kid. “It was a gift I couldn’t give,” says his mom, Heather. On that same day, last May, he got his wish. “He got a liver, stomach, pancreas, intestine and spleen — the five organs he needed to help him become healthy and happy,” Heather says. Heather was 18 weeks pregnant when she and her husband, Anthony, learned they were about to face a myriad of medical challe...
Source: Thrive, Children's Hospital Boston - June 28, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Emily Williams Tags: Our Patients’ Stories bone marrow transplant Dana-Farber/Boston Children's Cancer and Blood Disorders Center Dr. Heung-Bae Kim Dr. Khashavar Vakili Dr. Rima Fawaz Intestine and Multivisceral Transplant Program Pediatric Transplant Center ( Source Type: news

Plasma Proteins Predict Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Outcome Plasma Proteins Predict Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Outcome
A panel of nine plasma proteins can identify patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) who have a higher risk of mortality, according to results from an observational cohort study.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Transplantation Headlines)
Source: Medscape Transplantation Headlines - June 27, 2017 Category: Transplant Surgery Tags: Pulmonary Medicine News Source Type: news

Namibia: Ongwediva Medipark Makes More Medical History
[New Era] Ongwediva -Three more people have become recipients of a kidney transplant at Ongwediva Medipark, bringing to four the number of kidney transplants performed at the northern hospital. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - June 26, 2017 Category: African Health Source Type: news

On her third heart
At age 24 Amy Silverstein developed a life-threatening condition and received a heart transplant. She survived with that heart, and wrote an acclaimed book, "Sick Girl," but 25 years later it, too, began to fail. She is now on her third heart, and has written a moving new book, "My Glory Was I Had Such Friends," about how her family and friends' support kept her alive. Lee Cowan reports. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - June 25, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heart to heart
Amy Silverstein, who received a heart transplant at age 24, found herself with a failing heart again 25 years later. Her new book tells how a new donor, and her family and friends' support, kept her alive (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - June 25, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'Interlaced Fingers' Traces Roots Of Racial Disparity In Kidney Transplants
When Dr. Vanessa Grubbs fell in love with a man whose kidneys were failing, he'd been waiting for a transplant for years. Her book explores the ways racial inequity is embedded in the system.(Image credit: Courtesy of Vanessa Grubb) (Source: NPR Health and Science)
Source: NPR Health and Science - June 24, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Michel Martin Source Type: news

Big Slick fundraiser gives young patients 'a sense of hope'
Regena Jacobs' young daughter gave Paul Rudd "the best hug of the day." Jacobs' daughter, a 13-year-old kidney transplant patient, has been traveling to Children's Mercy for treatment from Wichita since she was three-and-a-half weeks old. "The doctors and nurses have been phenomenal," Jacobs said. "My child wouldn't be alive if it wasn't for them." Rudd will join hometown celebrities David Koechner, Rob Riggle, Eric Stonestreet and Jason Sudeikis for this weekend's Big Slick fundraiser. In addition… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - June 23, 2017 Category: American Health Authors: Elise Reuter Source Type: news

Big Slick fundraiser gives young patients 'a sense of hope'
Regena Jacobs' young daughter gave Paul Rudd "the best hug of the day." Jacobs' daughter, a 13-year-old kidney transplant patient, has been traveling to Children's Mercy for treatment from Wichita since she was three-and-a-half weeks old. "The doctors and nurses have been phenomenal," Jacobs said. "My child wouldn't be alive if it wasn't for them." Rudd will join hometown celebrities David Koechner, Rob Riggle, Eric Stonestreet and Jason Sudeikis for this weekend's Big Slick fundraiser. In addition… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - June 23, 2017 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Elise Reuter Source Type: news

Clinical Trial Saves Baby ’s Lungs
Treatment TermsChildren's health CategoriesClinical trialsFamily health TagsPatient story Sub-Title Baby Collier Proves He ’s a Survivor Author Burgetta Wheeler Overview Collier Hart sat smiling in his crib repeatedly saying, “Wa wa.” Given a sippy cup of water, he threw back his head and drained it. He put his hands together, fingertips touching, and made the sign for “more.” None of this is unusual for a 2-year-old, but it is for Collier. He spent the first 15 months of his life at Duke Children’s Hospital af ter being born with severely underdeveloped lungs. Hero Imageco...
Source: dukehealth.org: Health Tips - June 23, 2017 Category: Primary Care Authors: klh85 at duke.edu Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Kidney Unit Nears Completion
[The Herald] The country's first kidney transplant unit is nearing completion with the technical team making last installations, a senior official has said. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - June 23, 2017 Category: African Health Source Type: news

UCLA Mattel Children ’s Hospital and Miller Children’s & Women ’s Hospital plan strategic affiliation
Two leading children ’s hospitals —UCLA Mattel Children ’s Hospital, part of UCLA Health, and  Miller Children ’s& Women ’s Hospital Long Beach, part of  MemorialCare Health System— announced today their intent to form a strategic affiliation that brings together their academic, clinical and research expertise, and resources to enhance children’s health care services in Southern California.The two organizations, which share similar missions and values, plan to establish a wider geographic pediatric collaboration that strengthens and broadens their ability to offer the...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - June 22, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Real Stories Of Americans Who Will Be Affected By The Proposed Changes To The ACA — And What YOU Can Do To Fight
With the proposed changes to the Affordable Care Act (ACA), 20 million Americans are at risk of losing their health care coverage. A survey, conducted by Brunswick Partners, found that “75 percent of Americans agree that the proposed changes to Medicaid in the AHCA are a bad idea. And that we should not allow 14 million Americans to become uninsured even if there is a potential to reduce Medicaid spending. These results are significant because they find majorities of Americans identifying as conservatives (55 percent), moderates (82 percent) and liberals (90 percent) are opposed to the AHCA’s Medicaid pro...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - June 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Man to undergo head transplant gives up hope of surgery
Valery Spiridonov, 31, who suffers from a muscle-wasting disease and was due to undergo a head transplant, says he will not have the operation after new patient was found in China. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Israel's Gamida Cell Raises $40 Mln for Bone Marrow Trial Israel's Gamida Cell Raises $40 Mln for Bone Marrow Trial
Israel's Gamida Cell, which is developing cellular therapies to treat cancer and rare genetic diseases, said on Monday it raised $40 million to finance the advanced trial of its product NiCord to facilitate bone marrow transplants.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Transplantation Headlines)
Source: Medscape Transplantation Headlines - June 20, 2017 Category: Transplant Surgery Tags: Transplantation News Source Type: news

Papers of note in Science Translational Medicine 9 (394)
This week’s articles describe how broccoli can combat type 2 diabetes, how monocytes contribute to the failure of organ transplant grafts, and how to more durably treat RET- or KRAS-driven lung cancer. (Source: Signal Transduction Knowledge Environment)
Source: Signal Transduction Knowledge Environment - June 20, 2017 Category: Science Authors: Ferrarelli, L. K. Tags: STKE Editors ' Choice Source Type: news

5-year-old heart transplant patient gets good news
Last week, the 5-year-old's dad got some good news, and he couldn't wait to share it (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - June 19, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Richmond Ambulance Authority Paramedic Receives ‘Star of Life’ Award From the American Ambulance Association and Receives Award From Her Very First Cardiac Arrest Save!
RICHMOND, Va. – Richmond Ambulance Authority (RAA) paramedic Julie Anderson has received an American Ambulance Association (AAA) Star of Life award for 2017.   The award, presented at AAA’s Stars of Life Celebration on Monday, June 12 in Washington, DC, honored remarkable ambulance service professionals from around the nation who truly stand out and represent excellence in their field.  Those who receive this award are nominated by their peers. Anderson, a Hanover, Virginia resident and RAA employee since 2007, was honored at Monday’s ceremony.  “Julie is the complete role model ...
Source: JEMS Administration and Leadership - June 19, 2017 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: Richmond Ambulance Authority Tags: Administration and Leadership Industry News Source Type: news

Richmond Ambulance Authority Paramedic Receives ‘Star of Life’ Award From the American Ambulance Association and Receives Award From Her Very First Cardiac Arrest Save!
RICHMOND, Va. – Richmond Ambulance Authority (RAA) paramedic Julie Anderson has received an American Ambulance Association (AAA) Star of Life award for 2017.   The award, presented at AAA’s Stars of Life Celebration on Monday, June 12 in Washington, DC, honored remarkable ambulance service professionals from around the nation who truly stand out and represent excellence in their field.  Those who receive this award are nominated by their peers. Anderson, a Hanover, Virginia resident and RAA employee since 2007, was honored at Monday’s ceremony.  “Julie is the complete role model ...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - June 19, 2017 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: Richmond Ambulance Authority Tags: Administration and Leadership Industry News Source Type: news

Teen shows off dance moves after heart transplant
Nothing could stop this teenage heart transplant patient from rocking out in his hospital bed (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - June 15, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Skating On Thin Ice
Treatment TermsChildren's health Sub-Title Life-Threatening Condition Discovered After Fall During Hockey Game Author Burgetta Wheeler Overview Colby Heath was a growing teenage boy, so his penchant for sleep didn't concern his mother. Nor did his occasional nosebleeds. Yet, as Colby's family now knows, those were clues that something was horribly wrong. Hero Imageskating_on_thin_ice_3.jpg Preview Image Content Blocks Header Playing Hockey was Risk Factor for Congenital Liver Abnormality Content“He went from being a seemingly healthy kid who plays hockey to a kid who needs aliver transplant...
Source: dukehealth.org: Duke Health News - June 15, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: klh85 at duke.edu Source Type: news

Pediatric Liver Transplant for Teen Hockey Player
Treatment TermsChildren's healthLiver transplant CategoriesAdvanced treatments Sub-Title Rare Liver Condition Discovered After Fall During Hockey Game Author Burgetta Wheeler Overview Colby Heath was a growing teenage boy, so his penchant for sleep didn't concern his mother. Nor did his occasional nosebleeds. Yet, as Colby's family now knows, those were clues that something was horribly wrong. Hero Imageskating_on_thin_ice_3.jpg Preview Image Content Blocks CTA HeaderLiver Transplants at Duke CTA LinkLearn more Section Features Call To Action Header Playing Hockey was Risk Factor for Congenit...
Source: dukehealth.org: Health Tips - June 15, 2017 Category: Primary Care Authors: klh85 at duke.edu Source Type: news

Blood relatives: Family bound by love and rare blood disorder
Tracy Antonelli was 4 when she was diagnosed with thalassemia, a rare blood disorder that occurs often enough in Mediterranean countries like Italy that an old adage, uttered only partially in jest, warns Italian-Americans against marrying other Italian-Americans. In 2002, Tracy wed Patrick Mooty, whose background is mostly Irish. Their three daughters — 7-year-old Emmilene, 6-year-old Rosalie and 3-year-old Francesca — all have thalassemia, but not through the accident of the couple’s genetics. Tracy and Patrick adopted the girls from China, specifically because they, too, have the potentially ...
Source: Thrive, Children's Hospital Boston - June 15, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Irene Sege Tags: Diseases & Conditions Our Patients’ Stories adoption china Dana-Farber/Boston Children's Cancer and Blood Disorders Center Dr. Daniel Bauer thalassemia Source Type: news

Sharing biliary atresia — and strength to beat it
Everywhere Melissa Villaseñor goes her little sister, Isabella, follows. The 6- and 2-year-olds share just about everything. They share big personalities. They share a love of being lively and loud. And, they also share something else — they were both born with biliary atresia. “I am not going to lie,” says Andrea Torre, the girls’ mom. “I sometimes break down and cry and ask myself, ‘Why me?’” Biliary atresia is a chronic, progressive liver condition that is fatal if left untreated. For most parents, having just one child with this rare, life-threatening disease is ov...
Source: Thrive, Children's Hospital Boston - June 14, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Emily Williams Tags: Our Patients’ Stories biliary atresia Dr. Heung-Bae Kim Dr. Khashavar Vakili Liver transplant Liver Transplant Program Pediatric Transplant Center (PTC) Source Type: news

Hidden immune cells cause lung transplant failure
(Northwestern University) Scientists have discovered that a subset of immune cells called nonclassical monocytes, previously unknown to reside in the lungs, play a key role in driving primary graft dysfunction (PGD), the leading cause of death after lung transplantation. The study demonstrates targeting these cells could lead to novel treatments for PGD, a complication that currently impacts more than half of transplant patients. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 14, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

WATCH: 15-year-old dances after heart transplant
The teenager danced to celebrate his successful heart transplant after waiting months for a new heart. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - June 13, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Teen dances after lifesaving heart transplant
Amari Hall's doctors, nurses and family danced alongside him. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - June 13, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

WATCH: 15-year-old dances after heart transplant
The teenager danced to celebrate his successful heart transplant after waiting months for a new heart. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - June 13, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Teen dances from hospital bed days after heart transplant
Fifteen-year-old Amari Hall went from open-heart surgery one week to a full-on dance party the next. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - June 12, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

WATCH: 16-year-old dances after heart transplant
The teenager danced to celebrate his successful heart transplant after waiting months for a new heart. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - June 12, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news