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Richard DeVos Heart and Lung Transplant Program

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‘On death’s doorstep’

Vietnam veteran Charlie Bell thanks God and his medical team for a lung transplant that gave him a new lease on life.

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‘We’re not made of glass’

Swimming in the World Transplant Games lets Fred Nelis test his limits.

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‘Our only salvation’

A lung transplant saved his life. Now, he is determined to make the most of his second chance.

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Living, not just staying alive

An implanted heart pump saved Terry Jacobs’ life. Now he’s more active than he’s been in 20 years.

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‘Miracles do happen’

A double lung transplant has given Debbi Bendon a second chance at life. "Dreams come true," she says.

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Jeff gets a second chance with a new heart and lungs

His spirit and stamina lead to an amazing recovery.

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‘Brought him back to life’

Advanced heart failure program provides innovative care close to home.

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