A Baltimore County girl born with a diseased heart needed a new one to survive. WJZ was in the operating room at Johns Hopkins when she got one. Now, one year later, WJZ was there again when the Parrott family got some life-changing news.
When WJZ first introduced you to little Madison Parrott, she was fighting for her life and wondering every day when and if she’d get a new heart. Now Maddy’s prayers are answered and it all started with a life-changing phone call that said she’s getting a new heart.
Every day–every hour–could make a difference in the life of little Madison Parrott. It’s a battle against time for the 4-year-old, who is at the top of the waiting list for a lifesaving heart transplant.
A Maryland man celebrates the 30th anniversary of his heart transplant. This week’s milestone makes him one of the nation’s longest surviving heart transplant patients.
A six-year-old awaiting a second heart transplant dies before the life-saving surgery. This weekend, family and friends said goodbye to the little girl.
A Catonsville community is remembering a 6-year-old girl who died after her body rejected a heart transplant.
A sad update to a story WJZ has been following for some time now. The little girl in need of a new heart has died.
Sad news for a little Baltimore County girl, fighting to survive after a heart transplant. Word from her family that the six-year-old’s body rejected the donor heart, nine days after surgery.
A 15-year-old Pasadena teen dies in an April hit-and-run accident. But his heart is still beating.