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Bryson and the Blazers

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT)- The UAB Blazers are preparing for the first of two games against their cross-town foes, the Samford Bulldogs. Two hours before first pitch, the stands are already buzzing as a group from Mississippi piles their way into Regions Field. 662 more words


Take what I'm given with grace.

A few weeks back I was driving by my old dialysis clinic on the way to the gym.  I looked in the window and saw a patient standing by his chair getting his blood pressure taken.  893 more words

'Success Kid' appeals to social media to get his dad a kidney transplant

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(CNN) — “Success Kid” is likely the Internet’s most famous baby.

You’ve seen him in dozens of memes, fist clenched in a determined look of persevering despite the odds. 238 more words


Report: Marion Barry's Estate Suing His Kidney Donor

WASHINGTON — The woman who donated a kidney to the late Marion Barry in 2009, Kim Dickens, is being sued by Barry’s widow, according to court documents obtained by… 174 more words


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The Real Deal About Becoming A Living Kidney Donor, Part 2: During the Process of Becoming a Donor

So you’ve made the decision to become a living donor. You’re not alone. In the United States in 2013, there were 5,733 living kidney donors. Since 1988, there have been 127,515 living kidney donors in the United States. 497 more words

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Woman Posts Sign on Her Car Window Seeking Kidney Donor, Total Stranger Gives Her One

“She made her car into a rolling billboard and asked for a kidney in bright yellow paint on her rear window. She wrote, “Looking for someone to donate me their kidney. 20 more words


Woman's appeal for a kidney donor in rear window of car pays off

SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine – A Maine woman’s decision to seek a kidney donor by putting a personal plea in bright yellow letters on her car has paid off. 288 more words