| Feb 15, 2011
| 4:03 AM
OCEANSIDE (KTLA) -- "May 22nd, Saturday, is when my heart stopped."
Dawn Byars is speaking straight from the heart -- her new heart.
Dawn and her Marine husband Michael of Oceanside had known she was living on borrowed time. She was born with a rare...
| Jan 12, 2011
| 7:31 PM
A metro teen is scheduled to receive a heart transplant, but her family needs help to pay for her expenses.
If you would like to help, donations may be sent to:
Foundation for A. Christina Colding-Criss
909 NE Rice Road
Lee's Summit, MO ...
| Jan 4, 2011
| 9:07 AM
UPDATE: Christina was notified January 12 that a heart was available for her in St. Louis and she was headed into surgery on Wednesday night. FOX 4 will have more updates as we receive them.
A Lee's Summit teen is starting the New Year in need of a...
| Apr 26, 2011
That was until the convicted New York rapist had a change of heart regarding his pending heart transplant. According to Kenneth Pike's sister he has decided that he's no longer interested in becoming a candidate for a heart transplant.
| Oct 16, 2011
| 1:19 PM
Right now inside an ICU room at Medical City Dallas, electronic devices and tubes surround a seemingly healthy young lady, as doctors and nurses monitor every beat of an ailing young heart. While she celebrated her birthday months ago, 24 year-old...
| Jul 6, 2011
| 12:33 PM
It was 1985, and Gordon Tomaselli had graduated from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine and completed his residency at the University of California at San Francisco. He was at a Boston hospital, interviewing for a possible fellowship, when he got the...
| Aug 3, 2011
| 11:47 AM
When Stan Long's doctor told him he needed prostate surgery, the unpleasant procedure bothered him less than the part of the price tag he'd be on the hook for: $15,000 for the hospital stay his Medicare plan didn't cover.
So Long, who lives in Washington...
| Aug 15, 2011
| 7:28 PM
Rahn Bentley of Kentwood was the first heart transplant patient at Spectrum Hospital’s Meijer Heart Center in Grand Rapids.
Now that he's back on his feet he's organized the 2nd Annual Wizard Foundation Golf Outing to help the family who gave him...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 8:46 AM
Unknowingly, 24 year-old Querisha Felix a senior at Texas Women's University in Denton, fell ill with a virus in April that caused detrimental damage to her heart. Two months later she was placed on a heart transplant list, and in October when we...
| Nov 25, 2011
| 11:24 AM
The day after Thanksgiving, 51-year-old Rahn Bentley kept the gratitude going with every beat of his new heart.
Two days before the one year anniversary of being wheeled into surgery for Grand Rapids' first heart transplant operation, Bentley spoke out...
| Dec 8, 2011
| 1:37 PM
A California man's cross-country mission to raise awareness of organ donation has brought him through Central Pennsylvania.
Mike Titttinger has walked more than 3,000 miles in memory of his late wife, Deanna, who died ten years ago after an unsuccessful ...