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National Organ Donor Day: To my dear angel donor

To my dear angel donor, Hi my name is Mavy, I’m17-years-old and thanks to you I am the happiest girl alive. I am a normal teen living the life every … Full Entry »

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Liver transplant: Reid’s story

Reid’s pediatrician missed his diagnosis, even though he presented with all of the symptoms. We trusted her opinion as we had been going to her for four years. At his … Full Entry »

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Celebrating 10 years with a new heart

Ten years ago, a family lost their daughter. Ten years ago, a 17-year-old lost her best friend. Ten years ago, friends, family and loved ones had to say goodbye to … Full Entry »

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2016 Transplant Games of America

The Transplant Games of America is an annual multi-sport competition for individuals who have undergone life saving transplant surgeries. It’s a time for recipients and their families, living donors, donor families, … Full Entry »

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Organ Transplant 101

Each year Texas Children’s Hospital is one of the largest pediatric transplant centers in the United States. Our depth of skill and service, both within the program and throughout the … Full Entry »

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