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‘It has had such a transformational effect on my life’ – woman thanks her sister for kidney transplant

A family have shared their story of organ transplants, as six of their family have received kidney transplants throughout the years.  our years ago, Emma O’Connor gave her older sister Louise Cowman the gift of life when she donated her kidney to the mum of twins. Louise said her transplant “was like winning the lotto.” Their… Read More »

Michelle Obama on menopause: ‘It was like somebody put a furnace in my core’

(Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images) On a new episode of The Michelle Obama Podcast, the former first lady opens up about her personal experience with menopause and aspects of women’s health. READ MORE: Michelle Obama releases playlist full of ‘#BlackGirlMagic,’ music inspired by podcast “You may want to put this on the speaker and blast… Read More »

George Alagiah health latest: ‘It keeps coming back’ Newsreader’s heartbreaking torture

George Alagiah, 63, is a familiar face on BBC News, having presented the BBC News at Six since 2007 and GMT on BBC World News since 2010. But in 2014, the broadcaster announced he was being treated for bowel cancer – also known as colorectal cancer. A statement from the BBC at the time read:… Read More »