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Athletes With Heart Defects

A lot of people can go on in life without being affected, or seeing the effects of, and the...

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Vlad – Internship

My name is Vlad Elizarov and over the last 4 months I had the opportunity to intern at Alexander’s...

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Post-Transplant Expectations

Although post-transplant expectations vary depending on the type of organ, there are still several general things you can expect...

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My Time at Alexander’s Hope

My name is Davis Hoover and over the last few months I have been privileged to help out at...

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Eliminating Organ Donation Fear

There are many reasons which fearing of organ donation is completely natural. Thinking about what happens to us after...

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What is Rejection? How is it Prevented?

After an organ or tissue transplant, recipients have to undergo extensive therapy and medication to grow accustom to their...

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Foods to Avoid in the Name of Heart Health

Although we do not always have the ability to choose all parts of our diet, it is helpful to...

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Stem Cell Transplant Facts

Stem Cell transplants are performed on patients with certain cancers of the blood or bone marrow (e.g. myeloma, leukemia)....

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Heart Health in a COVID-19 World

Two huge factors in keeping a healthy heart are reducing stress and staying active. These are also two things...

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Heart Transplant Facts

The first human heart transplant occurred about 5 decades ago in 1967, and the procedure has changed drastically since...

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