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Man Donates Kidney To Help Save Father-In-Law's Life

BOSTON (CBS) – A local man gave his father-in-law a new lease on life in the most unconventional way. Tony Darosa was busy running his printing business on Martha’s Vineyard when his wife of 50 years suggested he see a doctor. 441 more words


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Donate Life Northwest reminds us that April is National Donate Life Month – see https://www.donatelife.net/ndlm/ for details and resources.

They’ve also announced many new volunteer training sessions and other community events: 102 more words

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Sibling Sets Up Donor Drive To Find Her Sister A Kidney

CHICAGO (CBS) — “Meredith loves impacting the lives of her students and ensuring they are motivated for success,” Viennetta Pooler wrote in a touching email she sent CBS 2 about her sister, a dedicated teacher in desperate need of a kidney. 199 more words


#Kidney #donation after #circulatory #death

Published in J Am Soc Nephrol:

Use and Outcomes of Kidneys from Donation after Circulatory Death Donors in the United States

Authors’conclusions: “We conclude that donor service area-level variation in the recovery and discard of DCD kidneys is large. 39 more words


The Myths and Magic of Kidney Donation

I have been SO impressed with the number of people that reach out to me every week about kidney donation. People are so curious and are really looking to do something meaningful with their lives! 751 more words


Woman Gets Kidney Donation From Stranger Thanks To Facebook Post

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North Carolina (WGHP) — Barbara Lester was living a great life until her father butted in — OK, not her father, per se, but his genetics — specifically, a gene that gave Lester polycystic kidney disease. 309 more words


Teen to give kidney to sick grandfather after searching years for a match

ROME, Ga. — A high school student has been searching for years, trying to find a kidney match for her sick grandfather. This past weekend, she got news she had long been waiting for — a perfect match has finally been found. 454 more words