Sarah Hyland Posts Sweet Tribute to Her Brother for Giving Her an Organ Happy Kidneyversary

Sarah Hyland Posts Sweet Tribute to Her Brother for Giving Her an Organ Happy Kidneyversary

Sarah Hyland is expressing her gratitude for her baby brother on the anniversary of her kidney transplant.

On Thursday, the Modern Family actress — who was born with kidney dysplasia, a condition in which the kidneys don’t fully develop in the womb — celebrated two years since her brother Ian Hyland donated his kidney to save her life.

“2 years ago today my precious little brother gave me the gift of life,” Sarah, 28, wrote beside an Instagram photo of herself in a gorgeous navy gown next to her brother.

“Thank you for not only giving me your f—— kidney but for everything else you do,” she continued. “I love you so much @thehotterhyland ❤ happy Kidneyversary!!!!”

Ian, 24, returned the sweet gesture by posting the same photo on his Instagram account and praising his sister in the caption.

“Happy Kidneyversary to an incredible older sister and all-around badass,” he wrote. “I am so happy that you are living your dreams and have such an incredible year and life ahead of you. You make me so proud to be your brother. I love you, sis!”

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Ian’s kidney transplant in 2017 was the second time Sarah had to undergo surgery. The star underwent her first kidney transplant surgery in 2012, which was donated by her father Edward, but she discovered four years later that the organ was failing.

In order to prepare for her next surgery, Sarah went on dialysis — a temporary treatment where a machine filters blood in and out, which is typically the kidney’s job — for almost a year. During that time, her Modern Family costars were known to wear surgical masks to protect her fragile immune system.

Immunosuppressants led Sarah’s face to swell, and bed rest meant significant weight loss, which prompted painful speculation and public criticism about her appearance. Those rumors combined with feeling like she let her father down after his kidney failed was enough to make Sarah contemplate suicide she later revealed.

However, she was able to get throu

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Duane Dog the Bounty Hunter Chapman Says a Broken Heart Sent Him to the Hospital

Duane Dog the Bounty Hunter Chapman Says a Broken Heart Sent Him to the Hospital

Duane “Dog the Bounty Hunter” Chapman is chalking up his recent health scare to a broken heart.

“It feels much better now. And I’m going through some psychological things right now too, so that doesn’t help,” he said recently to Colorado station FOX31 and Channel 2 on Wednesday. “I think, basically, I had a broken heart. And of course, it’s going to heal.”

Earlier this week, Duane, 66, was hospitalized for a heart issue, PEOPLE confirmed at the time. After feeling pain in his chest, the reality star was taken to a hospital in Colorado.

“I can confirm Dog is under doctor’s care and is resting comfortably,” his rep said in a statement at the time. “Thank you for all of your well wishes — keep ’em coming.”

On Wednesday, Duane added to FOX31 that he felt like he couldn’t breathe before being taken to the hospital. “It was like I had ran a 3- or 4-mile run,” he said, adding that he’s not sure what was happening, but that he had tests scheduled for Thursday and Friday. His rep told PEOPLE that Duane returned home on Tuesday.

“There’s something haywire or it’s psychologically. I don’t know. I guess things happen like that. I’ve never … I don’t do drugs,” he told the outlet.

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Duane’s heart problem comes just three months after his wife, Beth Chapman, died after suffering complications from throat cancer at the age of 51 on June 26.

The Chapman family has been having a difficult time after Beth’s death, Duane told PEOPLE Now last month, admitting that some of their kids are “barely making it” without her.

“Each one copes differently, there is a few that really barely making it,” he said. The couple shared four kids together: Bonnie Chapman, 20, Garry Chapman, 18, Dominic Davis, 34, and Cecily Chapman, 26 (Beth’s daughter with her ex-husband).

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Duane continued: “We don’t know what to do. We haven’t read, we weren’t prepared. I lost my mother first, and when my mom passed away, I’m like, ‘I wish dad would have died first, you know, ’cause I love my mommy.’ So I went to them and

Read more: https://people.com/tv/duane-dog-the-bounty-hunter-chapman-broken-heart-hospital/

Seann William Scott Reflects on American Pies 20th Anniversary It Was a Dream Come True

PEOPLE Now airs live, Monday through Friday, from the Meredith offices in New York City.

Catch PEOPLE Now every weekday at 12:00 p.m. ET/9 a.m. PT on People.com or on the PeopleTV app on your favorite streaming device. Want even more? Check out clips from previous episodes of PEOPLE Now.

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Over 3 000 Amazon Shoppers Are Obsessed With This Cozy Cowl-Neck Top — and It Has Pockets

Over 3 000 Amazon Shoppers Are Obsessed With This Cozy Cowl-Neck Top — and It Has Pockets

It may just be the beginning of fall, but Amazon shoppers are already prepping their wardrobes with cozy essentials. From this super cute sweater dress that influencers love to these warm and comfy tights (they’re on sale for $2 right now!), the retail giant is definitely a go-to spot for chilly weather staples. And when it comes to sweaters, thousands of customers can’t stop raving about this comfy cowl-neck shirt.

The Levaca Cowl-Neck Top is Amazon’s number two best-selling women’s tunic, thanks to over 3,000 shoppers who have left it five-star reviews. The long-sleeve top is designed with a cowl neck and pockets that both feature cute button details. It’s made out of 50 percent cotton, comes in nine colors, and is available in all sizes from small to double XL. Shoppers love it so much because it’s super soft, fits well, and pairs well with leggings and boots. (It’s even Amazon’s choice for users who search “shirts for leggings.”)

Buy It! Levaca Long-Sleeve Button Cowl-Neck Top with Pockets, $23.99–$25.99; amazon.com

“I LOVE this top! I love it so much that I first bought one in blue, needing more clothes that fit in with dress code at work. I got so many compliments on it and it’s so comfortable that I forgot I was wearing something totally work appropriate. I then bought one in purple. Oh my god. It’s SO cute,” one shopper wrote. “These tops are so versatile, you can wear them for many different looks. Pair it with yoga pants and sneakers/slippers you can get away with wearing in public you have a casual Sunday afternoon outfit. Leggings and flats, only slightly less casual but you look presentable and cute. Pair it with skinny jeans and some cute boots and you’re ready for a fun night out. Seriously y’all, you cannot go wrong with this top.”

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Some shoppers like to size up to get a looser, slouchier fit, while others order true to size for a more tailored look. Customers say the material is similar to a thin sweatshirt, so it’ll keep you warm without overheating.

“I bought the heathered cream color, and it’s perfect. After reading most reviews I got a general sense for how the top would fit. I decided to go with XL

Read more: https://people.com/style/levaca-cowl-neck-top-amazon/

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