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Historic triple transplant forges forever bond between two recipients

Sarah McPharlin and Daru Smith underwent back-to-back heart, liver and kidney transplants at the University of Chicago Medical Center last month.. (University of Chicago Medical Center) Two strangers have become inextricably linked after undergoing back-to-back heart, liver and kidney transplants last month at the University of Chicago Medical Center, the Detroit News reports. Sarah McPharlin… Read More »

Medical News Today: Strong link found between back pain and mortality

A prospective analysis of back pain and rates of disability may help explain the association between back pain and mortality. Back pain is common and often debilitating. Back pain is very common, affecting millions of people worldwide. It is also a major cause of disability and missed work days. Risk factors such as posture, sedentary… Read More »