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Misplaced Craigslist Ad Brings Local Man, Woman Needing A Kidney Together

BERLIN N.J. (CBS) – A local man is risking his own life after stumbling on a Craigslist posting.

It’s an inspiring story of fate and kindness. 309 more words


Rule #55: Live organ donation

I hear a lot of talk lately about paying live donors for kidneys. To the tune of ten thousand dollars.

Paid donationisn’t that a straight up… 267 more words

3 Major Tips to Avoid Kidney Failure

Our body is our main capital to everyday living. Most people tend to forget this fact. Taking advantage of our bodies through the unnecessary food and drinks that we intake in our system is deadly. 471 more words

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CAN I GET AN AMEN: Man Gives Kidney Saves His Own Life

Time for our “CAN I GET AN AMEN” story of the day! At “THE MORNING BULL” we believe in the power of positivity. We believe there are more good people than bad in the world, and we believe that goodness should be celebrated when you find it! 299 more words


NC A&T student gets creative in her search for kidney donor

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Weekly dialysis has been a way of life for 23-year-old Kiana Sanders for as long as she can remember.

At age 5 she was diagnosed with focal segmental glomerulosclerosis, named for the scarring or “sclerosis” found in the liver of those with the disease. 110 more words


Husband Saves Wife's Life Upon Learning He Is Perfect Kidney Match

RIVERSIDE (CBSLA.com) — A local couple discovered that they match up in more ways than romance when a Riverside husband donated his kidney to his wife, once he learned he was a perfect donor. 273 more words


Kidney ‘want ad’ on Facebook leads to donor match for Calgary woman

CALGARY – A Calgary woman who has suffered from polycystic kidney disease for 15 years posted her plea for a donor on Facebook in June, writing, “the only way I will get a kidney before I die is to find one on my own and social media will be the best way.” 554 more words