Getty Images

Transplant Buddies: Michigan Men Receive Heart, Lungs From Same Donor

A bond between two longtime family friends has been deepened after the Michigan men received organs from the same donor.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/14/2015

Lungs. (Credit/U-M)

Machine To Keep Lungs Alive For Transplant Tested

The hope is that lungs could be kept viable for long enough to match them with the best recipient.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/17/2014

Doctors Prevail In Dispute Over Jehovah’s Witness, Blood Transfusion

The court said the “doctrine of avoidable consequences” applies in the case of Gwendolyn Rozier of Oak Park, who died in 2007 after complications from a transplant.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/11/2014

Woman Can Sue Over Delay In Learning About Cancer

A woman who wasn’t told for five years that she had a cancerous kidney can sue a doctor and a clinic for failing to share the news.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/13/2012

Dave Brandon with u-m student chairs of Blood Battle vs Ohio State

‘Big House’ Event Helping Save Lives

The University of Michigan’s ‘Be a Hero at The Big House’ event is taking blood donations and signing-up potential donors to the National Bone Marrow Registry at Michigan Stadium on Wednesday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/16/2011


Live-saving Liver Donation Comes From Total Stranger

A Macomb County man has given a 25-year old Royal Oak woman a new chance at life.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/09/2010

Transplantee Dies After Getting Smoker's Lungs

Lyndsey Scott, a 28-year-old transplant recipient, thought her life was about to be saved. But the lungs she received belonged to someone who had smoked for 30 years. Five months later she was dead.