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Jaylin Daniels. (credit: Ron Dewey/WWJ)

First Pediatric Liver Transplant Performed At Children’s Hospital Of Michigan

A 15-year old Troy teen has a second chance at life after being the first liver recipient at the Children’s Hospital of Michigan

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/23/2014


Study: Organ Recipients Picky About Donor Background

About 50 percent of the participants worried that they their behavior or personality would change after an organ transplant.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/19/2013

Jai’Wan Davis-Harbour with his mom and 14-year-old sister. (WWJ Photo/Pat Sweeting)

‘Donate Life’ Month Kicks Off In Michigan

Secretary of State Ruth Johnson said the annual campaign has already succeeded in boosting the number of people who have signed up to donate organs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/11/2012

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Transplant Candidates Seek Best Quality Livers, Even if it Means Waiting Longer

University of Michigan researchers finds patients would rather be on waiting list than accept an organ with higher risk of failure.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/02/2011