Kidney transplant

Lori McMillan Depauw and her sister, Mary McMillan Rivera, see themselves as “complete opposites,” Lori tells WTVO-TV in Rockford, Illinois. But as of last month, they[...]

By In the Loop • November 17, 2015

Francisco Corripio first came to Mayo Clinic's Rochester campus in 2012 while waiting for a kidney transplant. "I'd come to Mayo to try to get[...]

By In the Loop • November 17, 2015

Doug Smith and Kelly Higgins have been teammates — in sports and in life — since college. So when doctors told Kelly he had a[...]

By In the Loop • October 29, 2015

Seven years ago, Laney Griner of Jacksonville, Florida, took a photo of her then-11-month-old son, Sammy, clutching a tiny fistful of sand and looking pretty[...]

By In the Loop • August 25, 2015

Chris Cander came to Mayo Clinic almost a decade ago with her husband, Harris, who was in need of a kidney transplant to treat kidney[...]

By In the Loop • August 13, 2015

What kind of anniversary does a 2-year-old have to celebrate? If you're Addie Sylvester, you have a transplantaversary. (Yup, that's a thing.) And Addie recently[...]

By In the Loop • June 30, 2015

Little Boo has been accumulating fans since he came to Mayo Clinic in 2013. And last week, he went a little Hollywood. Robert Maddox, affectionately known[...]

By In the Loop • September 16, 2014

All young William Post wanted for Christmas was a new kidney for his sister, Anna, whose own 11-year-old kidneys weren't up to their task anymore.[...]

By Elizabeth Harty • January 2, 2014