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Is diabetic nephropathy reversible?
The lesions of diabetic nephropathy have been considered to be irreversible. Pancreas transplantation is the only available treatment able to restore long-term normoglycemia without exposing the patients to the risks of severe hypoglycemia; thus allowing testing the effects of very long-term euglycemia in preventing, halting and reversing diabetic ... (more)
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14 hrs ago
Chronic kidney disease - do you have it? ...
On World Kidney Day, March 13, the National Kidney Foundation urges everyone over the age of 60 to be screened for kidney disease.
19 hrs ago
The Simple Difference: Close Cultural and Linguistic Gaps to Save Lives of Hispanics
For the 21,375 Hispanics in this country on the organ transplant waiting list, the language and cultural barriers to staying alive appear insurmountable.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
BOD the bus driver: Temple Street kids offer Brian retirement advice
The children of Temple Street Hospital believe Brian O'Driscoll will make an excellent bus driver, fashion model or President of Ireland when he retires.
WTKA-AM Ann Arbor
Toddler with Rare Kidney Disorder Beats Odds After Transplant Fails
Ayana Richards said she will never forget waking up in the hospital to find out that the kidney she donated to her 3-year-old daughter had failed.
A unique story of a couple who dealt with kidney failure together
March is National Kidney Month, and we want to share another story with you about a wife who saved her husband's life with the gift of her organ.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Simple urine test detects common causes of kidney dysfunction after transplantation
A new noninvasive urine test can distinguish among different causes of acute kidney dysfunction after transplantation.
Centers for Disease Control and Preve...
Trends in Incidence of End-Stage Renal Disease Among Persons With...
During 2010, approximately 6,091 persons aged a< 18 years in Puerto Rico were living with end-stage renal disease .
Wed Mar 05, 2014
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Breakthrough: Hepatitis C drug may wipeout symptoms of disease
She says the condition left her feeling tired and depressed, something that made life a challenge for the mother of two.
Man battles kidney failure
Last Christmas, 50-year-old Peter Olayiwola was hale and hearty. With pomp, he joined friends and relations in the yearly celebration of the birth of Jesus Christ.
LC Head Tennis Coach, Kai Fong sets the example of a selfless human being
One reason many of us love sports is because it takes us away from the stress of every day life.
Dad donates kidney to young daughter with rare syndromeDad donates...
Kindergartner Lexi Kortz received the ultimate gift from her dad: a chance at a longer life.
Veloxis Pharmaceuticals publishes Annual Report 2013
A/S for the financial year 2013. The annual report has been prepared in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards as adopted by the EU and additional Danish disclosure requirements for annual reports of listed companies.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
The Glenda P. Dawson Donate Life Registry
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Mother is willing to give her kidney to her son, but it is impossible
There was information on websites that Armavir region Hoktember village resident Ruslan Sargsyan born in 1988 suffers from renal insufficiency, now lives due to the hemodialysis and kidney transplantation is needed.
NJ's only lung transplant program left holding its breath
Donna Scheibner, of Stillwater, must use oxygen 24 hours a day as she awaits a double lung transplant.
Global kidney transplantation market: Latest market analysis presented
This report provides information on the therapeutic development for Kidney Transplantation, complete with latest updates, and special features on late-stage and discontinued projects.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
NEWWould you give a kidney to a stranger?
Lots of us donate blood. And while we don't know who is lucky enough to receive our personal batch, we do know it could save a life.
Deserving kids take trip of a lifetime on Children's Day
Deserving children from four charities traveled in style to Auckland Airport on Children's Day for a behind-the-scenes airside adventure thanks to the generosity of 25 Corporate Cabs owner-drivers.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Father saves daughter's life with organ donation
The Kortz family knows first hand,what being a match for an organ transplant means.