'He's Given Me A Life': Liver Transplant Recipient Has Emotional Meeting With Living DonorThey were strangers, until Wednesday, when an organ donor and recipient met for the first time at UPMC Montefiore Hospital.
Kids' Viral Video Helps Their Mom Get New KidneyIt started as a desperate plea by two kids in Monongahela to get their mother a kidney.
Half-Marathon Runner Getting In Shape In Hopes Of Donating KidneyRebekah Ceidro says she had never run more than a mile at one time, until she started training recently for the Pittsburgh Half Marathon.
‘We Did It All For Him’: Parents Of Drowning Victim, 2, Meet Boy Who Received Son's HeartDean "Burrito" Gillum, 2, died in August 2015 of an accidental drowning.
CORE Flag Raised At Allegheny General Hospital To Honor Organ Donors, RecipientsOrgan recipients and families of donors gathered at Allegheny General Hospital Monday morning to raise the flag of CORE, the Center for Organ Recovery and Education.
Mother & Daughter Share Special Bond After Transplant SurgeryValentine’s Day also marked National Donor Day, a day to make people aware of organ donation.
Former NFL Coach Discusses Organ Donation At Pittsburgh CenterA former NFL coach who was the recipient of a heart transplant spoke about his experience at the Pittsburgh Center for Organ Recovery and Education on Saturday.
Transplant Recipients Share Special Thanksgiving Meal With Donor’s FamilyThe people who shared an early Thanksgiving meal in Shadyside aren't related, at least not in a traditional way.
Little Girl Meets Liver Donor Who Saved Her LifeElla Diekmann, 19-months-old, was born with an often-fatal liver disease called biliary atresia.
Young Woman Inspiring Others To Give Back As She Waits For Lung TransplantA local college student, in the fight of her life for the second time, is hoping to make a difference while she waits for a double lung transplant, a surgery that she desperately needs.
Greene Co. Family On Mission To Save Daughter, Raise Awareness For Organ DonationApril is Organ Donation Awareness Month, and one local family is on a mission to save their daughter and to educate others about life-saving transplants.
Doctors, Transplant Patients Working To Raise Organ Donation AwarenessEvery day, more than 21 people die while waiting for a new organ. That's why so many people here in Pittsburgh are working to raise organ donation awareness.
Sign Up To Be An Organ DonorRight now, more than 122,000 people in the U.S. are waiting for a lifesaving organ transplant.
Living Donor Gives Local Woman Christmas Present She’s Been Waiting For – Kidney TransplantKathy Brophy’s present didn't come wrapped under the Christmas tree, but what a gift it is.
Local Boys Recovering After Receiving Organ Donations From Nebraska GirlTwo local boys are recovering after receiving much-needed organ donations.