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37 min ago | Trinidad Guardian

Pigs' hearts, future organ transplant wave?

Organ transplantation is an established medical practice and many countries have legislation regarding the donation process to allow the legal harvesting of organs.

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Related Topix: Health

8 hrs ago | YourErie

Tiki Time with Tim Kidney Transplant Benefit

Tim Strain, 23, is in end stage renal failure and is in need of a life-saving kidney transplant.

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10 hrs ago | Northern Life

Walk for a Second Chance encourage organ dona...

Around 500 people clad in green t-shirts marched down Paris Street Sunday afternoon for the 15th annual Walk for a Second Chance.

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Related Topix: Suffolk County, England, Essex County, England, United Kingdom, World News, Ontario (Ontario, CA), Health

16 hrs ago | PennLive.com

No greater love: a Perry County mother's liver donation saves her baby daughter's life

"It's been such a gift for me to give to my daughter and to give her a second chance at life,'' said mother Julia Zerance Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center has offered kidney transplants since 1982.

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Related Topix: Perry County, PA, Medicine, Penn State Milton S Hershey Medical Center, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry, Health, Kidney Cancer, Biliary Atresia

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Manawatu Evening Standard

Georgina Beyer to stand for Mana

"She's strong-minded, stands up to be counted, and has fought for the rights of those who haven't had any - and won.

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WRAL.com

Moore County child's wish comes true with new treehouse

Recently, that vision came to life, and Evie, her sisters, her brothers and her friends were all running, climbing, swinging and sliding on the new treehouse.

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Related Topix: Moore County, NC, Health, Asheboro, NC, Whispering Pines, NC

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Hispanic Business

Alexion Profits Up 38% From A Year Earlier

The profit growth was 38 percent. Soliris, currently approved to treat two ultra-rare, life-threatening diseases, is reportedly one of the most expensive drugs on the market.

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Related Topix: Health, Myasthenia Gravis, Medicine

Cape Breton Post

Family celebrates life, involvement of Wendell Hill

He became an active volunteer, an advocate for organ donation and lived a full and rich life for an unprecedented 40 years after receiving a new kidney.

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Related Topix: Health, Canada, North America, World News

Star-Telegram.com

Irving man gets 2nd chance with brother's kidney

Brothers Aaron and Lee Goggin describe themselves as close siblings, but their relationship grew more special this week when Aaron gave his brother a kidney.

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Related Topix: Robots, Kidney Cancer, Health

Bangor Daily News

Donor, recipient in lifesaving kidney transplant to run together in Beach to Beacon race

Last August, when Patty Blankenship ran the TD Beach to Beacon 10K Road Race , Daavid Swift watched from the sidelines.

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Related Topix: Health, Portland, ME, South Portland, ME, Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry, Freeport, ME

Customer Interaction Solutions

Making Health Insurance Affordable to 'Average' Nigerians

To make health care accessible and affordable to all Nigerians, the World Health Organisation , the World Bank and other experts recommend among other things: mandatory and publicly subsidized health insurance scheme even as the National Health Insurance Scheme in partnership with MTN Nigeria and Salt & Einstein MTS have rolled out a cheap mobile ... (more)

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Related Topix: Health Insurance, Health, Travel, Nigeria Travel, Africa Travel, Nigeria, World News, HIV/AIDS

Bendigo Advertiser

Money from fun run set for renal services

ONE in 10 Australians have clinical evidence of chronic kidney disease, says Bendigo Health's renal services nurse manager Kathleen Fair.

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Related Topix: Australia, World News, Health

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Peshtigo Times Wisconsin Community Ne...

Barbara Koury

Barbara "Willy" Koury, 65, of Green Bay, passed away Sunday, July 20. Born June 15, 1949, in Marinette, to Roy and Kay Willmann, her mother died at a young age and she was raised by her father and step-mother, Helen Willmann.

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Related Topix: Green Bay, WI, Marinette, WI, Health

Somerset County Gazette

Civvies day at St Peter's School in Williton

STAFF and pupils at St Peter's First School, Williton, have been raising money for The Renal Unit at Southmead Hospital in Bristol in support of a member of the school team.

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Courier News

Army dad fighting new battle for toddler sonArmy dad fighting new...

A 4-year-old boy needed a kidney but didn't have to wait long on the transplant list.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Columbian

Herrera Beutler's "miracle baby" inspires standing ovation on U.S. House floor

Abigail Rose, who recently celebrated her first birthday, is no stranger to inspiring political goodwill from both sides of the aisle.

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Related Topix: Camas, WA, Health

Hispanic Business

Study Results from Murdoch Children's Research Institute Provide New...

Positive results from combined liver/kidney transplantation suggest, however, that metabolic sink therapy may be efficacious."

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Related Topix: Health, HIV/AIDS

The Otago Daily Times

Boost for kidney transplants

Dr Schollum was responding to the Government's announcement of a new National Renal Transplant Service to increase the number of live kidney donor transplants.

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Mashable

Big Data's Effect on Organ Transplant Wait Lists

Of 28,594 organs transplanted in 2013, you haven't heard about most. The stories of a few might go viral thanks to social media , but the vast majority of donated organs are harvested from deceased donors or taken from living donors in relative obscurity.

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

Tue Jul 22, 2014

CNN

3 Year Old Boy Battling Rare Disease

At 20 weeks gestation, we received news from the doctors that no mother should ever have to hear.

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