Boy, 12, now thriving after undergoing 3 liver transplants

Theo Bowens, from Guiseley, Yorkshire, was struck by a mysterious virus which caused acute liver failure when he was just 13 months old. He had three liver transplants before turning three.

A 12-year-old boy who nearly died from liver failure is now thriving after undergoing three life-saving organ transplants as a toddler.Theo Bowens, from Guiseley, Yorkshire, was struck by a mysterious virus which caused acute liver failure when he was just 13 months old.The 'miracle baby' was just hours from death before he was given his first donor organ - five days after he was diagnosed. It failed almost immediately.A second transplant was then carried out on the critically ill toddler 48 ...