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Texas Teacher Will Donate a Kidney to 6-Year-Old Student

An elementary teacher from Texas has agreed to donate one of her kidneys to a six-year-old student who has been in need of a donor for two years. 159 more words

One woman's donation starts chain of seven other kidney donations

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A woman’s decision to donate her kidney set off a train reaction that saved many more lives

Stacey Donovan didn’t know who received her kidney but she has an idea. 227 more words

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Waiting Lists and Revved Up Immune Systems

I learned something new today. I was speaking with the coordinator of the Multi-Organ Transplant Program here at the London Health Sciences Centre. We talked about what it means to be on the deceased donor list, the possibilities of the Living Donor Paired Exchange program, and my physical capacity to accept a transplanted organ without rejection. 312 more words

So long, #kidneychat! It's been real.

Last week was the last formal #kidneychat. After two years, I feel it’s run its course. But, real life is a priority right now, and I have a few businesses to run. 100 more words

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Desperately needed organs from anonymous living donors are saving lives but raise ethical concerns

Please take a look at this article from the January 14, 2015 National Post. A video is embedded in this article (which unfortunately I cannot seem to copy into this posting) that is quite touching, about a woman who donates a kidney anonymously. 2,128 more words

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The Most Important Habit to Start Today

I stumbled upon a blog this morning. The No Meat Athlete. I want, want, want one of their T-shirts. 264 more words

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Dialysis and Kidney Talk

The Renal Support Network has a great resource called, “Kidney Talk”.  From their website…

KidneyTalk is an online bi-weekly, half-hour radio talk show featuring RSN Founder & President…

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