Woman Recovering After Life-Saving Heart Transplant Doctor Calls 'One In A Million'After eight hours in surgery over Thanksgiving, a Kankakee woman is recovering after she got a new heart. Her case is so unusual doctors say out of the thousands of transplants they do a year, maybe one like this ever happens.
Three Hearts, Three Miracles All Over Christmas At Lurie Children's HospitalThe surgeries are Christmas blessings for families who've waited and waited.
Indiana Boy Selling His Favorite Popcorn To Raise Money For Grandfather's Heart TransplantOwen Holmes, a 9-year-old boy from northern Indiana, is selling popcorn from his favorite shop to raise money for his grandfather, who is waiting for a heart transplant.
Heart Transplant Doesn't Slow Down 11-Year-Old Drake SuperfanWhile waiting for a heart transplant last year, Sofia Sanchez recorded a video to a song by Drake. It touched the rapper enough to visit her while he was in Chicago. Months later, she got a heart.
Doctors Reunite With Patients Saved Through TransplantsMore than 200 people who have received heart and lung transplants and their families celebrated their second chances at life Thursday night.
Matt Millen Stepping Away From BTN Job To Focus On HealthThe 60-year Millen has amyloidosis and has been seeking a heart transplant .
UPDATE: Sofia Sanchez, Girl Surprised By Drake At Lurie Children's Hospital, Talks About RecoverySofia Sanchez, the 11-year-old heart transplant patient who was visited by rapper Drake at Lurie Children's Hospital last month, spoke to reporters Thursday about her recovery.
Sofia Sanchez Update: Girl Hearing New Heart Beat, Breathing On Her Own After TransplantJust days after receiving a new heart, 11-year-old Sofia Sanchez is breathing on her own, and able to listen to her new heartbeat.
UPDATE: Girl Surprised By Drake At Lurie Children's Hospital Gets Heart TransplantSofia Sanchez learned Sunday that she would be getting her long-awaited heart transplant.
Drake Visits Girl Needing Transplant Who Made 'In My Feelings' VideoSofia Sanchez, an 11-year-old girl awaiting a heart transplant at Chicago’s Lurie Children’s Hospital, got a visit from her idol Drake after a video of her doing the #KiKiChallenge went viral.
Drake Visits 11-Year-Old Girl Awaiting Transplant At Chicago HospitalAn 11-year-old girl awaiting a heart transplant got a visit from her idol, Drake, after posting a video of her doing the #KiKiChallenge.
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.