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Acceptance of one’s life has nothing to do with resignation; it does not mean running away from the struggle. On the contrary, it means accepting it as it comes, with all the handicaps of heredity, of suffering, of psychological complexes and injustices.

-Paul Tournier


Printing a Human Kidney - Anthony Atala

This was Three years ago already.  It’s an amazing video to watch, if you want to skip to the kidney part it starts about nine minutes in.   24 more words


Scar tissue is stronger than regular tissue. Realize the strength, move on.

-Henry Rollins



He wondered how much time he himself had left.

Now he became aware of an insidious, seeping, cooling-off which at some earlier and unremembered time had begun to explore him – investigating him as well as the world around him. 376 more words


The door refused to open. It said, “Five cents, please.”
He searched his pockets. No more coins; nothing. “I’ll pay you tomorrow,” he told the door. 80 more words


Las opciones para las personas con un 40% en función del riñón PKD

¿Cuáles son las opciones para la gente con la función renal del 40% en la ERP? Si usted está buscando una respuesta a esta pregunta, se le invita a leer el texto siguiente. 332 more words

This is happening

It’s strange how big changes in life come about.

There you are dreaming, planning, wishing for years and years about how things might be different, but never really able to fully comprehend what it would feel like when they actually were different because it always felt so far away; like for most people, it was  always ‘one day’, always ‘not today’. 326 more words