This is a story of the power of perseverance and love. A man named Kevin Lue was triathlete who developed a rare disease that caused his heart to fail. In a matter of months he went from intense competition to barely being able to walk. He needed a heart transplant. In addition to his new heart, he got a whole lot more.

This is a story of the power of perseverance and love. A man named Kevin Lue was triathlete who developed a rare disease that caused his heart to fail. In a matter of months he went from intense competition to barely being able to walk. He needed a heart transplant. In addition to his new heart, he got a whole lot more.

This site has virtual surgeries of all types and virtual dissections!--I will definetly be checking this out...

This site has virtual surgeries of all types and virtual dissections!--I will definetly be checking this out...

Dr. Prof. Chris Barnard. In 1967 he led the surgical team that performed the first human-to-human heart transplant.

Dr. Prof. Chris Barnard. In 1967 he led the surgical team that performed the first human-to-human heart transplant.

First heart transplant. Amazing how far we have come. Next up? Raise awareness and dispel the myths.

First heart transplant. Amazing how far we have come. Next up? Raise awareness and dispel the myths.

‘The 30-year-old was suffering from end stage liver and heart disease. To prevent heavy blood loss and to cut short the transplant time, doctors combined the transplant.’

‘The 30-year-old was suffering from end stage liver and heart disease. To prevent heavy blood loss and to cut short the transplant time, doctors combined the transplant.’

Donate Life Organ and Tissue Donation Blog℠: UR Medicine Heart Transplant Team Celebrates 200 Heart Transplants, 200 second chances at life

Donate Life Organ and Tissue Donation Blog℠: UR Medicine Heart Transplant Team Celebrates 200 Heart Transplants, 200 second chances at life

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