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The little girl needed a kidney, so her teacher decided to donate one

Most people have a story or two about teachers who really gave of themselves. But Natasha Fuller’s most likely trumps everyone’s.

Her teacher, Jodi Schmidt, gave her a kidney. 288 more words


Kidney Vouchers Could Eliminate Need For Lengthy Waiting Lists

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — There are more than 80,000 people waiting for a kidney transplant in the U.S.

Now, there’s an innovative new approach to help meet that demand. 407 more words


Donor Found For Methuen Coffee Shop Owners Seeking Kidney

METHUEN (CBS) – A new sign posted outside Kiki and Wayne Bernard’s coffee shop means good news for the Methuen couple seeking a kidney donor. … 218 more words


Wanted - Organ Donors

Depending on which set of statics you choose to interrogate, the picture painted for those waiting for a transplant is still bleak.  In the UK alone, for the period 01.04.15 – 31.03.16, 375 more words

Organ Donor

Doctors at Hackensack UMC match living kidney donors for the first time

HACKENSACK, N.J. — When they met today, they said they had a feeling that the other was going to be the one who was going to save their life. 208 more words


There is Beauty in the World (Kindness Blog)

Another great post from my friends at the Kindness Blog. This small act of kindness is written by Jennifer Cramer-Miller.

Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.

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#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