Tag: Spinal surgery

Hiland Transplanted 11-02-09

Hiland Transplanted 11-02-09

After more than two years on the heart transplant wait list, I received the magical gift of a new life from a generous 25-year old donor.

| January 14, 2012 | 9 Comments
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Your Heart Transplant and CMV

Your Heart Transplant and CMV

Cytomegolovirus (CMV) is a type of herpes virus that can affect just about any organ and can cause a variety of infections.  Typically, CMV is passed from one person to another through close contact.  It is especially prevalent in persons whose body systems are immune suppressed. About 95% of the American population is CMV positive, […]

| April 29, 2011 | 2 Comments
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To My Donor’s Family

We are connected, though never met
For the loss of your son, we share regret
I received his heart, so strong and young
He inspires me, a better man to become

| November 12, 2010 | 2 Comments
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The Long Road Back

The Long Road Back

Hiland Doolittle – 10-18-10 Please accept my most humble apology for the extended time between posts. Here’s hoping it does not happen again. I have much information and many experiences to share. So many of the things in our lives evolve around numbers. Athletic scores, golf scores, business budgets, income, accounts payable, days on the […]

| October 18, 2010 | 5 Comments
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