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'She Is My Hero': LI Woman Donates Life-Saving Kidney Despite Numerous Health Challenges Of Her Own

MASTIC BEACH, NY (CBSNewYork) – A true spirit of giving is on display on Long Island.

“It’s going to save my life,” said Artie Surrey. 403 more words


Calgary man who purchased billboards across Alberta in search of kidney finds donor

A Calgary shop teacher who bought billboards across the province in search of a living kidney donor has finally found a match.

Ryan McLennan was diagnosed with kidney failure in 2003 and, with 6 per cent kidney function, he took a unique approach to finding a donor. 466 more words


Caution: Rough Road Ahead

I don’t think I’ve ever started a post apologizing for not posting. As much as I find myself an interesting fellow I can’t imagine any of you (if there are any of you still reading) working yourself into a lather because I’ve deprived you of my drivel these many days. 1,005 more words


And the world continues to crumble

I imagine most of my followers, if they’ve kept up at all, know my mom died November 22, 2014 at the age of 47 from an autoimmune disease called Polymyositis. 477 more words