Student back in school, with gym teacher who gave her kidney

May 20, 2015 in Health, News

DETROIT (AP) — An 18-year-old returned to her Detroit high school Tuesday with a new kidney, donated by her gym teacher. Students threw confetti as A’Ja Booth entered the West […]

University of Mississippi Medical Center performs first pancreas transplant

December 16, 2013 in Health, News

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — Doctors at the University of Mississippi Medical Center have performed the facility’s first pancreas transplant in a 49-year-old diabetes patient who also received a kidney during […]