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A Teenage Girl's Journey With Kidney Disease

Kidney disease affects people of all ages. Here is a series of three online news articles about a 13-year-old girl from Michigan who was diagnosed with a rare, possibly unique, combination of kidney diseases, a year-and-a-half ago. 890 more words

A Different Kind of Trip; an Anniversary

So, unlike all my other posts in Museum Month, this one isn’t going to be about a museum, but rather about the best, worst, scariest, and most amazing thing I’ve ever done. 134 more words


Testing, day two

Today was round two of my evaluations. It was a very long day. 1,112 more words

Perspectives of Transplant Physicians and Surgeons on Reimbursement, Compensation, and Incentives for Living Kidney Donors

Every day potential recipients of organ transplants die because there is a shortage of donors. This situation has stimulated debate on financial incentives for living kidney donors. 750 more words

Kidney Disease and Exercise

Today I paid a visit to University Hospital of the London Health Sciences Centre to get a monthly blood test done. As a candidate for kidney transplant, the Transplant Unit needs up-to-date information on my health. 541 more words

urine for a treat

Oh god. I really apologize for the terrible pun in the subject line of this post. I was trying to think of something related to the subject at hand, thought of a pee pun, laughed (probably a little too hard) to myself, and then just had to go for it. 369 more words

Chicago Family Asks For Help To Find Kidney Donor

(CBS) — Time is running out for a Chicago family who desperate need your help. Six children are pleading for anyone who can donate a living kidney to their dad, to save his life. 75 more words