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59 min ago | Live Science

Diabetes-Related Problems Drop Over Last 2 Decades

Rates of certain serious, diabetes-related health problems have decreased substantially in the last two decades, according to a new study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.


Related Topix: Diabetes, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

3 hrs ago | WIVB-TV Buffalo

Former DA Frank Clark says dialysis "keeps me alive"

So when News 4 Investigates told him that there's no state regulation requiring backup power at dialysis facilities, Clark responds, "It does surprise me."


Related Topix: Dialysis, Health

12 hrs ago | Long Island Business News

Gergela retiring from Long Island Farm Bureau

When Joseph Gergela III retires in December from the Long Island Farm Bureau , local farmers will lose one of their own.


Related Topix: Non-Profit, Health, Agriculture, Science

17 hrs ago |

Richard Hyatt: Couple makes a perfect match

Steve and Faye Melton have been together 44 years, but they have never been closer than they will be on Friday morning.


Related Topix: Moultrie, GA, Health

Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Windsor Star

Be a hero, be an organ donor, says Windsor man

Dennis Segatto is photographed at his home in Windsor on Tuesday, April 15, 2014.


Related Topix: Health

The Jersey Journal

Lt. Governor visits NJ Sharing Network in New Providence

Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno visited NJ Sharing NetworkaA A s headquarters in New Providence today, April 15, to thank their staff and volunteers, as well as family members of organ and tissue donors and transplant recipients, for their efforts to save and enhance lives through organ and tissue donation.


Related Topix: New Providence, NJ, Non-Profit, Kidney Cancer, Health

A tiny heart: One baby's death gives life to another

Simon Alexander Garcia lived only one brief hour. But somewhere a little girl's heart is beating today because of him.


Related Topix: Fort Worth, TX, Health


Organ Recovery Biotech Angion Biomedica Corp. Files For A $35 Million IPO

Angion Biomedica, which develops a therapy for injured organs that triggers the body's natural regenerative process, filed on Monday with the SEC to raise up to $35 million in an initial public offering.


Related Topix: Health


The Glenda P. Dawson Donate Life Registry

A large loft-style guest apartment located in the charming little town of Hughes Springs, Texas.


Related Topix: Texas Government, Texas, Hughes Springs, TX, Health

Mon Apr 14, 2014


'Grey's Anatomy' Recap: 'I'm Winning'

Cristina Yang's life, which is her career, is heading in the direction she has always dreamed of.


Related Topix: Grey's Anatomy, Comedy, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Genetics, Medicine, Health

The Daily News

Tennessee Lags in Organ Donor Registration

Attitudes about the donation of organs for transplantation are very supportive, a recent national study found, but the percentage of people who have granted permission on their driver's license lags behind, and this is especially true in Tennessee.


Related Topix: Tennessee, African-American, Health

The Day

Teacher 'great' after kidney transplant

Groton teacher Brad Vernet underwent a successful kidney transplant on Thursday and is expected to be discharged from Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston on Tuesday, according to his wife Katy.


Related Topix: Health, Hospital Administration, Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Healthcare Industry

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Bob Pace schedules benefit, The Space for Ames closes, and more music news

A lot has happened in the past week in Central Iowa. Here are some music notes that you may have missed.


Related Topix: Iowa, Blues, Walter Trout, Health

WTHI-TV Terre Haute

Wife's kidney donation saves husband

Last year his doctor told him he needed a kidney from a living donor. Thankfully, he found a donor and just had his six-month post-op appointment.


Related Topix: Health

PhysOrg Weblog

Gene linked to pediatric kidney cancer suggests new strategies for kidney regeneration

Nearly one-third of cases of Wilms tumor, a pediatric cancer of the kidney, are linked to a gene called Lin28, according to research from Boston Children's Hospital.


Related Topix: Kidney Cancer, Health, Wilms Tumor, Pediatric Cancer, Stem Cell Research, Science / Technology

The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

Ostrom Thanks JHS, City For - Unbelievable' Effort

Unbelievable is all I can say about the students of Jamestown High School. These amazing students raised $12,500 during their recent Battle of the Classes and donated it to my Western New York Kidney Connection Charity.


Related Topix: Life, Charity , Health

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Bellingham Herald

NE Ind. wife donates kidney to triathlete husband

They live in Whitley County; he works for a medical manufacturing company and she teaches students with special needs at Pierceton Elementary.


Related Topix: Whitley County, IN, Pierceton, IN, Health, Kidney Cancer, Medicine

Siblings share story behind life-saving, three-way kidney swap at Lehigh Valley Hospital

Brothers Jeff Peplow, left, and Charlie Lambe talk Friday at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township, about their involvement in a three-way kidney exchange.


Related Topix: Missouri, Health

Fri Apr 11, 2014


Three-way kidney transplant swap involves two local brothers

A pair of Lehigh Valley brothers are happy and healthy after taking part in the Lehigh Valley Health Network's very first three-way transplant swap.


Related Topix: Health

The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

To help or learn more

The Newbys' insurance covers costs of those inquiring about being a donor so there are no out-of-pocket costs for the donor.


Related Topix: Health