March 21, 2012 in Park Rapids Enterprise
A year ago, Kevin Dotson was slaloming down a ski hill at Lutsen.
Now, with bags packed, he’s waiting for the phone to ring with news that a lung donor has been found. Continue Reading
January 19, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
An event to raise funds to benefit the family of former Herald Managing Editor Kevin Grinde, a recent liver transplant recipient, is set for 4 to 8 p.m. Jan. 21, his birthday, at the Knights of Columbus club in Grand Forks. Continue Reading
November 24, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald
The program operates the Be The Match Registry, the Internet registry of potential donors of bone marrow and umbilical cord blood. The transplants help treat diseases, including leukemia and lymphoma.
November 11, 2011 in The Daily Republic
Strong opponents say those who destroy their liver by drinking don’t deserve a new organ.
July 26, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald
A Spanish man who underwent the world’s first full face transplant appeared before TV cameras today for the first time since his surgery, thanking his doctors and the family of the donor. Continue Reading
July 22, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald
Updated: 7:30 p.m.
A series of 10 surgeries at the University of Minnesota Medical Center and two other hospitals has resulted in kidney transplants for five recipients. Continue Reading