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When he couldn't afford treatment, a clinical trial prolonged Jim Blum's life so he could later be matched to a lung transplant.
Doctors in New York told Marcia Fraser her lung disease would kill her within months. Years later, she's running 5 miles a day.
Daring to hope for a lung transplant, Judy Weimer keeps up her strength with help from doctors and a home health care team.
Jamie Purchase reclaims her life with a lung transplant.
Longtime friends share gift of life from the same donor.
His spirit and stamina lead to an amazing recovery.