heart transplant

Like many parents of young children, Linsey Rippy finds her thoughts turn to gift lists this time of year. There’s a list for each of[...]

By In the Loop • November 29, 2016

Stefani and Trevan Thompson's wedding reception was like many others. There was the couple's first dance and the traditional father-daughter dance, which featured a cut-in[...]

By In the Loop • November 3, 2016

After Larry Fowler's identical twin brother, Robby, was diagnosed with non-dilated cardiomyopathy and told he'd need a heart transplant, Larry was worried that he would,[...]

By In the Loop • October 4, 2016

In May, Aria Grams turned 2. But today, Sept. 13, her family is celebrating a second birthday of sorts. That's because it's the one-year anniversary[...]

By In the Loop • September 13, 2016

When faced with a challenge, Steve Nuttall's typical response is, "Bring it on." Born with transposition of the great arteries, Steve says he's "been a[...]

By In the Loop • May 5, 2016

One year, eight months. That's how long Randy Marlow spent waiting for a heart and liver transplant at Mayo Clinic Hospital's Saint Marys Campus. He[...]

By In the Loop • May 3, 2016

Even though it was somewhat expected, hearing the words still came as a shock. ""My husband and I both got teary eyed," Lori Miller says[...]

By In the Loop • April 28, 2016

We at In the Loop are particularly fond of stories about our patients and the care they receive at Mayo Clinic. We often wonder, though,[...]

By In the Loop • January 7, 2016

It started last year around the holidays with a cough, for which 38-year-old Phoenix firefighter David Wipprecht figured he could just take some over-the-counter medicine.[...]

By In the Loop • October 22, 2015

When Randy Marlow's doctors in Colorado told him there was nothing more they could do to repair his heart, he was ready to give up.[...]

By In the Loop • April 21, 2015