Hubertino "Tino" Garcia has lymphoma and needs a life-saving bone marrow transplant. (Credit: Be The Match Registry)

Group Seeking Bone Marrow Donors To Save Lymphoma Patient

The Latino community is being called upon to help save the life of a 49-year old west suburban man who is in need of a life-saving bone marrow transplant.


Romeoville Widow Believes Husband Died From Tainted Kidney

A Romeoville widow believes her husband died because he received a tainted kidney transplant.


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Indiana Baby Dies Awaiting Transplant Surgery

A Dyer, Ind., infant whose fight to get a potentially life-saving transplant received national attention has died after doctors discovered a new medical condition while he was awaiting surgery.

CBS Chicago–05/23/2011

Tom Walter

College Baseball Coach Donates Kidney To Freshman

The Wake Forest baseball program says that it’s a family, they probably mean it more than any other program in the country.


File Photo Of Surgeons At Work. (Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Growing Transplant Program Caters To Hispanics

A kidney and liver transplant program at Northwestern Memorial Hospital is conducted in Spanish and offers care in a “culturally-sensitive manner.”

CBS Chicago–11/29/2010