Organ donation: Brain-dead man helps give a new lease of life to 18-yr-old youth

The heart was retrieved at PMSSY (Victoria Hospital), and was transported to M S Ramaiah Narayana Heart Centre, Mattikere with the help of a green corridor. The distance of 8.2kms was covered in a span of 13 minute

Organ donation: Brain-dead man helps give a new lease of life to 18-yr-old youth  An 18-year-old student from Guntur, Andhra Pradesh gets a new lease of life as he undergoes a heart transplant at M S Ramaiah Narayana Heart Centre – a unit managed by Narayana Health. The donor was a 27-year-old youth from Tamil Nadu was admitted at Victoria Hospital following an accident on August 15. Doctors […]

Repeat heart transplant, a miracle, says Reena Raju

As My Medical Mantra observes August as organ donation month, we bring you a story of an athlete who has undergone not one, but two heart transplants. She underwent her second heart transplant in September 2017. She said the experience has reinforced her faith prayers and she hopes to spread awareness about repeat transplants though the efforts of her NGO

Repeat heart transplant, a miracle, says Reena RajuReena Raju is a true inspiration. Her zeal for life continued even after she underwent a heart transplant in 2009. Not letting this life-changing moment derail her plans, she pursues athletics at national level, is an adventure sports enthusiast and the founder of NGO, Light A Life- Reena Raju Foundation. Reena is equally positive about […]

Mumbai: Heart transplant performed on a 54-year-old man at Fortis Hospital

The surgery was made possible after the family of a 20-year-old brain-dead man from Surat, gave their consent to donate his heart, liver, corneas and kidneys

Mumbai: Heart transplant performed on a 54-year-old man at Fortis HospitalOn Saturday, August 04 a team of cardiac specialists at Fortis Hospital, Mulund led by Dr Anvay Mulay, Head Cardiac Transplant Team, successfully conducted a heart transplant to save the life of a 54-year-old man recipient from Chandivali, Mumbai. This feat became possible after the family of a 20 year-old man from Surat, Gujarat consented […]

After month-long recovery, Dhanashree discharged from hospital

Her condition has steadily improved and she has been discharged from the hospital, Dhanashree and her parents are on their way home, they have reached Pune and are expected to reach Jalna by Sunday afternoon

After month-long recovery, Dhanashree discharged from hospitalIt has been over a year since Dhanashree Mujmule, a 4-year-old girl was diagnosed with dilated cardiomyopathy, an end-stage heart disease. Her parents efforts finally paid off, when she received a donor heart for transplant on June 23. Dhanashree was discharged on Saturday, June 28 from Fortis Hospital after a successful recovery. She was admitted […]

Hail and hearty Dhanashree to be discharge after successful heart transplant

Dhanashree Mujmule, a 4-year-old girl from Jalna, Maharashtra, had successfully undergone a heart transplant surgery at Fortis Hospital, Mulund. This became possible when the parents of a 13-year-old boy from Aurangabad consented to donate their beloved son’s organs. Her condition has steadily improved and she is soon going to be discharged from the hospital

Hail and hearty Dhanashree to be discharge after successful heart transplant“I will never forget the past one month which I spent at my daughter’s side in the hospital. Dhanashree has now recovered; she now cuddles and plays with me. She is soon going to be discharged and we are going to return to our village,” said Krishna Mujmule, the father of Dhanashree. He added, “Our […]

Heart transplant complete, her father prays for a speedy recovery

Dhanashree, a four-year-old girl from Jalana, Maharashtra, got a donor heart on Saturday. She underwent heart transplant surgery at Fortis Hospital Mulund, Mumbai. She will remain in the ICU for the next 48 hours. Her father is now praying for her safe and speedy recovery

Heart transplant complete, her father prays for a speedy recovery“My daughter has received a donor heart, but there are thousands of people who are still waiting for organs. There is not much awareness about organ donation in the rural area. I have gone through the pain and agony. So, I have decided to work for the organ donation cause in rural areas,” says Krishna […]

Organ donation: 14 month ordeal ends, Dhanashree gets a new heart

My Medical Mantra’s had carried out an online campaign with the hashtag #SaveDhanashree to draw attention to the 4-year-old girl's plight and to spread awareness on organ donation, the campaign has yielded a result, as Dhanashree has finally received heart

Organ donation: 14 month ordeal ends, Dhanashree gets a new heartDhanashree Mujmule, a 4-year-old girl from Jalana, Maharashtra, has received a heart on the morning of Friday, June 22 The heart transplant surgery was done at Fortis Hospital in Mulund. Dhanashree was suffering from dilated cardiomyopathy which is an end-stage heart disease. As per doctors, Dhanashree’s heart was pumping only 15% and she needed an […]

#SaveDhanashree: Parents of four-year-old make an appeal to 125 crore Indians

It has been 11 months since Dhanashree Mujmule has been diagnosed with dilated cardiomyopathy. She is in dire need of a heart transplant. Her parents are doing their best to treat their daughter but are struggling to gather funds and require your help

#SaveDhanashree: Parents of four-year-old make an appeal to 125 crore Indians“It was the month of June 2017, when Dhanashree suddenly fell ill. We did not know what had happened. The doctor told us, Dhanashree, will not survive. My world came crashing down within seconds. Those words are still ringing in my ears. I kept on asking myself one question. Why? Why my daughter?” After meeting […]

‘If not for the timely donation, this birthday wouldn’t have been possible’

On her first birthday after the heart transplant, Aaradhya’s father Yogesh Mule thanked her donor for giving her a new lease of life. Organ donation not only gifts a life to the recipient; it saves a parent from the pain of losing a child, it prevents a child from growing up without a parent. It adds years of happiness to couples whose time together would otherwise have been cruelly cut short. It is the ultimate gift of love

‘If not for the timely donation, this birthday wouldn’t have been possible’There are millions of people in this country who need an organ for survival. If they get an organ, they can get a new life. Each year, hundreds of people die while waiting for an organ transplant. There is a shortage of organs, and the gap between the number of organs donated and the number […]

Century: Aaradhya completes 100 days with a new heart

Little Aaradhya Mule was diagnosed with end-stage heart disease called ‘Dilated Cardiomyopathy’ in April 2016. The Navi Mumbai girl finally underwent the heart transplant after parents of a 14-month-old brain-dead child from Surat agreed to donate heart. Now, Aaradhya has completed healthy hundred days with a new heart

Century: Aaradhya completes 100 days with a new heart‘It is the blessed feeling to see Aaradhya having food by her own,’ says Yogesh Mule, as the 4-year-old girl completes 100 days post her heart transplant. My Medical Mantra had first reported about Aaradhya and her family’s struggle to get her a donor heart on October 11, 2016, followed by a series of articles […]
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