Heart Found for 1 of 2 Sisters Awaiting Transplant

DALLAS (AP) - A heart has been found for the younger of two North Texas sisters placed on the transplant list. A spokeswoman at Children's Medical Center Dallas says that the transplant surgery for 7-year-old Emily Smith began Monday morning and was expected to last at least till mid-afternoon. Both Emily and her sister 9-year-old Shayde were diagnosed with restrictive cardiomyopathy, which means their hearts don't relax like they should between pumps, so they don't properly fill with...Full Story
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