Thursday, June 13, 2013

Lungs for Kids are Hard to Come By

Ten-year-old cystic fibrosis patient Sarah Murnaghan received transplanted adult lungs Wednesday after her parents went to the courts. A recent NPR story covers some of the issues that families like the Murnaghans face. Listen to NPR story | Read latest on their case

More than 118,000 Americans, including pulmonary hypertension patients, are waiting for life-saving organ transplants. A single donor can save up to eight lives. Are you and your family members organ donors? Learn more and encourage organ donation | Access PHA’s transplant resources

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