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Deputies (right) Jorge Castro and Javier Tiscareno talk to reporters about the life-saving liver transplant that saved Castro's life. (credit: CBS)

Deputy Who Received Liver Transplant From Fellow Deputy: It’s ‘A Miracle’

A Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputy who received a life-saving liver transplant expressed his gratitude Thursday to a colleague, who donated part of his own liver for the surgery.


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Aspiring Hip-Hop Artist Courageously Fights Through Numerous Open Heart Surgeries To Get Transplant

A 22-year-old aspiring hip-hop artist and event planner is finally ready to leave the hospital after courageously fighting through numerous open heart surgeries to get a much-needed transplant.

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Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center Among Top 5 Hospitals In U.S.

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center was named the fifth-best hospital in the nation and the best in California and Los Angeles by U.S. News & World Report.


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2 SoCal Hospitals Fined For Leaving Surgical Equipment Inside Patients

Keck Hospital of USC and the Motion Picture & Television Hospital in Woodland Hills were each fined by the California Department of Public Health for cases of surgical equipment being left inside patients, the state announced Friday.


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Artificial Heart Implant Marks A First For West Coast

Wednesday marked a historic day in medical history with the first person on the West Coast going home from a hospital with a Total Artificial Heart.