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UVA Transplant in the News: The Latest

Kidney Disease: All in the Family

Hypertension and kidney disease seem to run in the family; luckily, so did new kidneys for these family members, as reported in the Roanoke Times.

New Lungs Mean More Christmases to Come

A young mother with cystic fibrosis who has spent a year waiting for a pair of lungs finally received them right after Christmas, as reported in the Roanoke Times. The family had been fearing it was their last holiday together, but the transplant has added years to Katie Wright's life

UVA Wins Award

UVA won an award for taking part in the country's largest paired kidney donation exchange.

A Daughter's Gift Times Two

A daughter donates organs twice to save her mother's life in this touching story of living organ donation in the News Leader.


Video, Podcasts, Stories

Watch: Michael Cox needed a liver transplant, and his daughter happened to be a match. Watch their story.

Listen: Living Liver Donation: How it Works

Read: Leslie Waller explains what it's like to get a liver transplant at 33


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