Kidney Transplant Donors
An Altruistic Living Kidney Donor’s Story
There are some people for whom giving is just a way of life. People like parents, police officers, organ donors. People like Phillip Wisely.
Kidney Transplant Patients
Man Donates Kidney to Best Friend
We like to think there isn't anything we wouldn't do for a friend, but Michael Moore has the proof: he donated his kidney to his best friend.
Kidney Donor and Father Visit Transplant Patients on Anniversary
For Reverend Charles Chatman of St. Charles, MO, the effects of transplant were dramatic.
Illiopolis Couple a Perfect Match; Wife Donating Kidney to Husband
30 years of marriage and couple find out they have a compatible kidney.
Ambrose Perkins, Kidney Transplant
Thanks to a good friend & a kidney transplant, he can enjoy family, work and fishing.
Liver Transplant Patients
Hugh Schaefer - Liver Transplant Patient
A routine blood test was the first clue that Hugh Schaefer’s liver was failing.
Lawrence McMullen - Liver Transplant Patient
McMullen knew his chance of surviving liver cancer for one year was zero – without a liver transplant.
Rolla Man Has Liver Transplant at Barnes-Jewish Hospital for Christmas
Christmas was a little different Dunn- his present was a lifesaving liver transplant.
Mentor Program Matches Recipients with Those Who Wait
While organ transplants have become an almost routine miracle, with more than 28,000 in the U.S. last year.
Amanda Watermeier - Liver Transplant Recipient
Wilson's disease caused Amanda her to have a dramatic emergency liver transplant.
Lung Transplant Patients
Barbara Pease – Lung Transplant Recipient
Lung transplant doctors say patients need a strong support system to have a successful transplant. Barbara Pease is living proof.
Jane Gross – Lung Transplant Recipient
Gross of Marion, IL, says she would have the procedure again “in a heartbeat.”
Carrie and Gary Gobble, Lung Transplant
Carrie was looking for life, not love, when she turned to the Barnes-Jewish Hospital lung transplant program. But she found both.
Heart Transplant Patients
Heart Transplant Helps Woman Overcome Rare Disorder
After a healthy pregnancy Becky Stein was diagnosed with a rare, life-threatening heart condition
Transplant Helps Brother, Sister Overcome Hereditary Heart Problem
Not a day goes by that former professional soccer goalie Jim Tietjens doesn’t think about the donated heart in his chest.
Joplin Resident Gets New Heart After Dash to St. Louis
It was a wild ride from southern Missouri to St. Louis for Daniel Cogbill and his wife, Sharron.
Doctors Thought a Airal Infection Might be Responsible for Harrison's Heart
It was like lightening striking twice. Harrison's heart failed.
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