Patient and donor stories
Amazing real stories from those affected by donation and transplantation
Rebekah needs regular blood transfusions in her battle against Hodgkin Lymphoma.
Freddie had a liver transplant in 2015 and his parents are filled with gratitude for his hero donor.
Katie spent eight years on dialysis before receiving a kidney from a stranger.
Carl donated a kidney to a stranger after seeing a friend’s life saved by a transplant.
Miracle baby, Louis was safely born after a series of platelet transfusions in the womb.
Stem cells and cord blood
A stem cell transplant saved Keira’s life after she was diagnosed with a rare blood condition.
Harvey received a lifesaving cord blood transplant after being diagnosed with Hurler’s syndrome.
Josie donated life-saving bone marrow to save a boy who lived 7000 miles away.
Karl needed years of skin grafts after suffering severe burns from a bomb explosion in Iraq.
CBeebies star Angharad Rhodes had a cornea transplant in 2016 and hopes to continue to inspire others in her television role.