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Utah man takes to the streets to find kidney donor for wife

FARR WEST, Utah — A 74-year-old Utah man is walking for miles a day on a mission to add time to his wife’s life.

He’s spreading his message by wearing a sandwich board, and it’s gaining the attention of drivers and thousands of others online. 497 more words

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Utah man takes to the streets to find organ donor for wife suffering kidney failure

FARR WEST, Utah — A 74-year-old man is walking for miles a day on a mission to add time to his wife’s life.

He’s spreading his message by wearing a sandwich board, and it’s gaining the attention of drivers and thousands of others online. 461 more words

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Toddler Denied Kidney Transplant After Father Violates His Probation

CBS Local – A two-year-old boy, in desperate need of a new kidney, is being forced to wait until next year for an operation after his father violated his probation. 332 more words

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10/12 Finding a Living Donor Webcast

The Living Kidney Donors Network will present two 12 October, 2017 webcasts on Developing Your Kidney Kampaign So Your Donor Can Find YOU!  For information and registration, see… 7 more words

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"Me and My Arrow"

One Saturday morning, my friends and I went hiking on Hummingbird Trail in Simi Valley.  Along the trail, there were red arrows painted on rocks and on the ground.   506 more words

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10/7+ NW16 Transplant and Mentorship Classes

Donate Life Northwest will sponsor training, peer support, and mentorship for dialysis patients on living donation transplants, in Portland OR November 5, 12, and 19, 2017.  14 more words

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Two Steps Forward + A Few More

Earlier this week I visited my family doctor for a regular check up on my diabetes condition. Readers of this blog may recall that I was diagnosed with diabetes following my transplant, a not uncommon consequence for those who receive a kidney transplant after age 45. 211 more words