Organ Transplants Articles
THE Age's health reporter, Julia Medew, has been named the 2009 Young Australian Journalist of the Year.
LAURI Evans, of Muswellbrook, believes her decision to stand by her 28-year-old daughter's wish to be an organ donor was the right thing to do.
IN WHAT is being hailed as a world first that could revolutionise organ transplants, doctors in Spain have replaced a woman's damaged windpipe using one created from stem cells in a laboratory.
FOR millennia, religious authorities have defined death as the stilling of the heart and the absence of breath. But all that changed in the 1960s when organ transplants became medically feasible.
JOHN Miller and his stepdaughter Andrea, of Tenambit, know the benefits of organ donation.