Brain-dead teen receives feeding, breathing tubes

The family of a 13-year-old Jahi McMath, who was declared brain dead after a routine tonsil surgery in mid-December, has finally received the feeding and breathing tubes that her family been fighting for. The family’s attorney, Christopher Dolan, stated that “doctors inserted the gastric tube and tracheostomy tube Wednesday at the undisclosed facility where Jahi […]

Brain-dead teen Jahi McMath to be removed from ventilator

Jahi McMath, 13, was declared brain dead Dec. 12, three days following tonsil surgery. The family’s lawyer, Christopher Dolan, said the surgery, aimed at treating Jahi’s sleep apnea, was considered routine, but after surgery Jahi began bleeding profusely, suffered a heart attack, and then brain swelling. Since then, the family has been battling with the […]