A transplant can save a person’s life or improve their health and quality of life. There are two types of donations, living and deceased. The Youngs are set to donate their unborn child's organs after she reaches full term.
US health authorities gives John Hopkins the approval to perform the country’s first ever organ transplant between HIV positives.
Cancer cells traveling to other sites have different energy needs from their 'stay-at-home' siblings which continue to proliferate at the original tumor site, suggests a new study.
Transportation will not spoil donor livers, according to a new study.
Based on the criteria set by government health authorities, approximately 10 percent of deceased donor kidneys are considered "high-risk" for infection. However, a new study reveals that many of these organs are actually safe and should therefore not be labeled as "high-risk," by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Scientists have created a 3D printing device that will soon be used to produce tailor-made transplant organs on just a click of the button.
Previous studies revealed that belly fat might increase your risk for osteoporosis. Now, a new study published in the journal Radiology finds that excess liver and muscle fat may also harm the bones.
Researchers identified a set of genes that was responsible for regulating melanoma cells.
A chilling video has prompted outrage in Syria when a video depicting a rebel eating a soldier’s heart was made public.
Colin Fiedler was clinically dead for 40 minutes before doctors brought him back to life.
Fatema Al Ansari is the first ever five-organ transplant patient to give birth.
Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.