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STOCKHOLM (AP) — Swedish prosecutors say a disgraced stem cell scientist is facing preliminary charges of involuntary manslaughter in connection with two patients who died after windpipe transplants.

TUESDAY, June 21, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- A blood test that's used to check the health of a donor heart may not accurately predict if a heart transplant will be successful, a new study finds.

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SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Two young Palestinians are suing a Sioux Falls-based eye and tissue bank, alleging they were provided infected cornea…

MONDAY, June 13, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- The Obama administration on Monday announced wide-ranging public and private measures to speed the wait for lifesaving organ transplants in the United States.

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Travel costs that could dissuade potential kidney donors from volunteering for life-saving transplants will be reimbursed by the nation's biggest insurer starting next year in a move designed to encourage more donations.

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  • By TOM GRIFFITH Rapid City Journal

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — St. Thomas More social studies teacher and head wrestling coach Nick Durham isn't the kind of guy to ask for help, and…

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In this photo taken Thursday, May 26, 2016, Voncile McCrae, center, laughs with her sons Dominique, left, and Stan Larkin following a talk at …

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ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — A Washtenaw County man has a real heart — after 555 days without one.

FRIDAY, April 22, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Organ transplant patients who previously had cancer may be at increased risk for new cancer and ear…

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  • By LAURAN NEERGAARD AP Medical Writer

WASHINGTON (AP) — Transplants of insulin-producing pancreas cells are a long hoped-for treatment for diabetes — and a new study shows they can…

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  • By Lauran Neergaard The Associated Press

WASHINGTON — Transplants of insulin-producing pancreas cells are a long hoped-for treatment for diabetes — and a new study shows they can prot…

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  • By LAURAN NEERGAARD AP Medical Writer

WASHINGTON (AP) — Transplants of insulin-producing pancreas cells are a long hoped-for treatment for diabetes — and a new study shows they can…

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FILE - In this April 29, 2012 file photo, a woman diagnosed with diabetes gives herself an injection of insulin at her home in the Los Angeles…

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THURSDAY, April 14, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Treatment with antiviral drugs may reduce the need for a liver transplant for people with severe …

THURSDAY, April 14, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Here's some potentially good news for people with hepatitis C who are waiting for liver transplan…