Doctor Dresses As Chewbacca To Surprise Boy Waiting For New HeartA doctor at Lurie Children’s dressed as Chewbacca to share some good news with Austin Eggleston, a Pontiac boy waiting for a heart.
Aurora Boy Is Youngest Person To Receive Total Artificial HeartAn Aurora boy is the youngest person in the world to be walking around with a completely artificial heart.
62-Year-Old Suburban Man Planning To Hike Appalachian Trail Two Years After Heart TransplantA 62-year-old Carpentersville man who had a heart transplant at Loyola two years ago is now going to try something he believes no other heart transplant recipient has ever done.
Indiana Woman's Loss Leads To New Life For Best Friend In Rare Organ TransplantAfter Vicki Olds lost her 18-year-old daughter Nikki last summer in a drowning accident, she decided to give the ultimate gift to her friend.
Baby Heart Patient 'Amazing Ava' Eases Into Normalcy At HomeCBS 2's Brad Edwards visits the Martin family, eight weeks after their little girl got a heart transplant.
Through Tragedy, Baby Ava Gets A Chance At LifeAva Martin received a new heart Dec. 14. CBS 2's Brad Edwards has the story on how it happened.
After 111 Days Of Waiting, Good News Comes For Baby Heart PatientCBS 2's Brad Edwards has this follow-up report.
Community Raises Money For 7-Year-Old Fighting Mystery Heart Ailment Bella Rodrigues has been at Lurie Children's Hospital, since January 20th. As the 7 year-old fights a mystery virus that's ravaging her heart, hundreds of people fill a New Lenox Culver's to raise money for her mounting medical bills.
Bon Jovi Fan Gets Gift After Heart Transplant Causes Her To Miss Concert A Bon Jovi fan who missed the rocker's concert at Soldier Field last weekend, is getting a souvenir anyway, reports WBBM's Regine Schlesinger.
Valentine's Day Special For Heart RecipientVaidas Paulis, 42, received his second heart transplant, and it was during the city's blizzard.