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A Story of Selflessness

A Story of Selflessness

by

Jamilah Zebarth

Managing Editor/Creative Director

We would all like to think we are good people, but what Christa Coulter-Scott did on November 12th, 2015 redefines the word ‘good’. 543 more words

Non Fiction

Kelowna woman devastated after kidney transplant surgery cancelled

KELOWNA – It’s an emotional twist to what two Kelowna woman thought was going to be a happy ending. About a year ago, Jeanne Usen and Caroline Lopes didn’t even know each other. 340 more words

News

Kidney Donor, Recipient Reunited After Surgery

By Matt Kroschel

AURORA, Colo. (CBS4)– A Colorado mother of four says she has a new best friend, the teenage stranger she donated her kidney to last week. 693 more words

News

#48in48: Saskatoon woman donates kidney to stranger

SASKATOON – Imagine giving up one of your two kidneys to a total stranger. That’s what Sandra McIntosh-Broberg did in 2013.

“I feel great – its life changing,” she told Global News. 452 more words

Health

Holding the power to potentially save someone's life

Devon Clayton and Melissa Hanssens have been friends for as long as they can remember.

The pair first met in Grade 1 and have supported each other through many life-changing moments. 446 more words

News

Mother Of 4 Answers Plea For Kidney Donation

By Kathy Walsh

HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. (CBS4) – A mother in Highlands Ranch gave life to four boys. Now, she hopes to save the life of a teenage girl by becoming her living kidney donor. 376 more words

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Kidney Transplant shortest wait lists

Note: You do not have to live in these states to be put on their list, but you may have to travel there for a pre-surgical exam and consult. 469 more words

Kidney Cancer