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  1. Jason Mraz Sings to Hospitalized Teen Waiting for TransplantRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Billboard

    Jason Mraz performs onstage during a live taping of the AT&T AUDIENCE Network Music Series at Red Studios on Feb. 27, 2018 in Los Angeles. Singer-songwriter Jason Mraz has serenaded a Kansas high school senior who is hospitalized in St. Louis while awaiting a second double-lung transplant.

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  2. A Life Remembered | 'She was a light in this community and she stood for strength'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    Friends, teachers, coaches and teammates all described 2017 St. Joseph-Ogden graduate Murelle Plotner, 19, who died Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018, after battling a rare blood cancer, as someone who could always brighten your day no matter how hers was going. ST. JOSEPH - Through the good times and the trying ones, Murelle Plotner remained the same spunky kid who could brighten your day no matter how hers was going.

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  3. Singer-songwriter Jason Mraz surprises teen awaiting double-lung transplantRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    WATCH: Grammy Award-winner Jason Mraz visited 18-year-old Madison Taliaferro at a hospital in Wisconsin while she waits on an urgent second double lung transplant. Grammy award-winner Jason Mraz stopped by the St. Louis Children's Hospital in Missouri to help cheer up a young patient who is once again fighting for her life as she awaits a second double-lung transplant.

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  4. Jason Mraz Sings To Sick Teen In HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WOMX-FM Orlando

    Singer-songwriter Jason Mraz did his best to boost the spirts of a sick teenager in Missouri. The Grammy Award-winner visited 18-year-old Madison Taliaferro in the hospital while she waits for a second double lung transplant.

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  5. Tech Pioneer Jim Gilliam DiesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | LA Downtown News

    Jim Gilliam, a technology entrepreneur and activist who founded the Downtown Los Angeles-based company NationBuilder, died on Nov. 23 after a battle with cancer. He was 41. With NationBuilder, now located at 520 S. Grand Ave., Gilliam helped start a tech boom in Downtown, and in recent years companies have relocated to the Central City from communities such as Santa Monica and Hollywood.

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  6. The elevated levels of urinary angiotensinogen are correlated with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BioMed Central

    Immunosuppressive treatment will predispose an idiopathic membranous nephropathy patient to opportunistic infections. Disease severity is one of the main concerns for making the treatment decision.

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  7. Singer-songwriter Jason Mraz sings to hospitalized teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Greenwich Citizen

    Singer-songwriter Jason Mraz has serenaded a Kansas high school senior who is hospitalized in St. Louis while awaiting a second double-lung transplant. The Grammy Award winner stopped by the bedside of 18-year-old Madison Taliaferro, of Holton, on Sunday while he was in Missouri for a concert.

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  8. Young girl wakes up from two-week coma: 'Our Christmas miracle is happening'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Fox News

    Christina "Chrissy" Vandervelden woke up from a two-week coma but is still in need of prayers on her road to recovery. The family of a Florida teen with Cystic Fibrosis was shocked and amazed after their 17-year-old daughter unexpectedly woke up from a two-week coma last week, but say prayer is still needed.

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  9. Time-intensity curve analysis of contrast-enhanced ultrasound is...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | BioMed Central

    Contrast enhanced ultrasonography assessment of kidney allografts mainly focuses on graft rejection. However, studies on delayed graft function without acute rejection are still lacking.

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  10. Jason Mraz serenades Kansas teen hospitalized in St. Louis awaiting double-lung transplantRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KCTV5

    Singer-songwriter Jason Mraz has serenaded a Kansas high school senior who is hospitalized in St. Louis while awaiting a second double-lung transplant. The Grammy Award winner stopped by the bedside of 18-year-old Madison Taliaferro, of Holton, on Sunday while he was in Missouri for a concert.

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  11. National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) issues new guidelines for COPDRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | EurekAlert!

    Pulmonx, a leader in interventional pulmonary device technology announced today that the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence in the UK has expanded its guidance on the diagnosis and management of COPD to include which patients should be referred for evaluation for bronchoscopic lung volume reduction with Zephyr Endobronchial Valves. The Zephyr Valves offer a minimally-invasive treatment option that has been shown to improve quality of life of emphysema patients by allowing them to breathe easier, be less short of breath, and be more active.

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  12. Event allows Braelyn Blackbird to give backRead the original story

    Monday Dec 10 | Wallaceburg Courier Press

    The Blackbird family drops the ceremonial puck at the Play for Brae event held at Wallaceburg Memorial Arena on Saturday, December 8, 2018. The day-long event was a fundraiser for Ronald McDonald House and Cystic Fibrosis Canada.

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  13. Jason Mraz serenades Kansas teen needing lung transplant. a I want you to have it allaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 10 | The Miami Herald

    While a hospitalized Kansas teen is fighting for her "third chance at life," singer-songwriter Jason Mraz stopped by and serenaded her as she watched from a hospital bed. Madison Taliaferro, 18, needs a new set of lungs after her body started rejecting the double-lung transplant she received six years ago, The Wichita Eagle previously reported.

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  14. Terminally ill man marries sweetheart who has the same diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 10 | Yahoo!

    A terminally ill young man given only weeks to live has married his sweetheart in hospital, making a wife of the woman who shares the same heartbreaking condition. Cystic fibrosis patient Darren Easton 24, proposed to his bride Lauren Pope, also 24, moments after regaining consciousness while recovering from a double lung transplant in March 2016.

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  15. No cash, no heart. Transplant centers require proof of paymentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 10 | PhysOrg Weblog

    When Patrick Mannion heard about the Michigan woman denied a heart transplant because she couldn't afford the anti-rejection drugs, he knew what she was up against. On social media posts of a letter that went viral last month, Hedda Martin, 60, of Grand Rapids, was informed that she was not a candidate for a heart transplant because of her finances.

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  16. Family prepares for another childa s lung transplantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 10 | Daily Journal

    Lori Hinkle knew that a double lung transplant was the only way her son, Nick, was going to live. He had been diagnosed with cystic fibrosis, which would eventually rob him of the ability to breathe.

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  17. Watch: Jason Mraz sings to Holton teen waiting for transplantRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 9 | The Capital-Journal

    Madison Taliaferro, an 18-year-old with cystic fibrosis, has been in a St. Louis hospital since Nov. 26, in urgent need of a double-lung transplant. Her family is active on Facebook, updating almost daily.

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  18. No cash? No new heart for youRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 9 | OregonLive.com

    When Patrick Mannion heard about the Michigan woman denied a heart transplant because she couldn't afford the anti-rejection drugs, he knew what she was up against. On social media posts of a letter that went viral last month, Hedda Martin, 60, of Grand Rapids, was informed that she was not a candidate for a heart transplant because of her finances.

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  19. Photo for illustration purpose onlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 8 | Times of Oman

    Muscat: Stating that there are still very few organ donors in Oman, Dr. Ahmed bin Mohammed bin Obaid Al Sa'eedi, Minister of Health, attributed this to misunderstandings within the community. In order to combat this lack of awareness, he urged doctors to spread awareness and for people to donate their organs.

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  20. Silicosis is on the rise, but is there a therapeutic target?Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 6 | Science Daily

    Researchers have identified a key mechanism of lung inflammation induced by silica exposure, which leads to silicosis, an incurable disease. Their study in mice and patients shows that this inflammation can be prevented by extracellular DNA degradation, suggesting a new therapeutic target.

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