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Friday, April 15, 2016

Transplant donors, recipients honored

YOUR ERIE | Alex Peterson


ERIE, Pa. A ceremony honors transplant donors and recipients during a Donate Life Month celebration at UPMC Hamot.

Dozens of transplant recipients and organ donors gathered Thursday morning, holding signs telling their own individual stories.

Several guest speakers highlighted the importance of organ donation.

One of those speakers Marty Brown, diagnosed with congestive heart failure three years ago and is still waiting on a heart transplant. Continue reading VIDEO
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