Celebrating the Ultimate Gift of Life -- Through Organ Donation
In celebration of national Donate Life Month, Allegheny General Hospital's Transplant Program brought families of organ donors, living donors and transplant recipients together for a beautiful ceremony recognizing all of those who have bestowed the gift of life to another human being through organ donation. KDKA's David Crawley was there and put together a wonderful tribute these heroic individuals. Watch it here! Learn more about our services at: http://www.wpahs.org/specialties/tran...
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette and Scripps News Service: Thalidomide's uneasy return
Monday, October 22nd, 2012
While its use is still most commonly associated with an epidemic of children born with drastic birth defects in the 1950s, Thalidomide is being used today for a new purpose-- treating cancer patients with multiple myeloma.
To read more, visit the Post-Gazette website.