MLB Hall Of Famer Rod Carew Receives Gift Of Life From Late 49ers PlayerBaseball Hall of Famer Rod Carew received a new heart and kidney from the late San Francisco 49ers player Konrad Reuland in what is believed to be the first such transplant involving pro athletes.
Heart Transplant Recipient Tries To Find And Thank Organ DonorsIn 1987, Corie Crowe was a very sick child. She needed a heart transplant. Without it, doctors gave her only a few months to live.
Heart Device Miraculously Keeps Sonoma Teen Alive Without A TransplantDoctors say one Bay Area teen is a hero and pioneer for a life-saving device that's helping replace his failing heart.
KCBS Cover Story: Bay Area Survivor Of Historic Heart Transplant Runs Half Marathons; Lives Life To The Fullest 30 years ago Lucille Packard Children's Hospital performed an historic heart transplant on Lizzy Craze, she's 33 now and the longest living pediatric heart-transplant recipient in the U.S. to survive with an original donor heart.
HealthWatch: Stanford Transplant Helps Teen See Graduation DayOne Bay Area family is celebrating a high school graduation that they never thought they would see thanks to a recent heart transplant at Stanford’s Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital.
HealthWatch: 3 Heart Transplants In 3 Days At Packard Children's HospitalThree people have a new chance at life after they received heart transplants at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital at Stanford. The transplants took place over a three-day span earlier this month.
Vacaville Woman Looks Back On 9/11 Heart TransplantAmid all the tragedy on September 11th, 2001, one 13-year-old Vacaville girl got a life saving heart transplant at Packard Children's Hospital.