29Jun/17

An act of Charity: Calgarian receives donated kidney from daughter’s friend – CTV News


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An act of Charity: Calgarian receives donated kidney from daughter’s friend
CTV News
According to the Kidney Foundation, more than 80 per cent of eligible donors do not elect to donate. “We need more donors,” said Joyce Van Deurzen, executive director of the Kidney Foundation of Southern Alberta. “We need more transplants to happen.”.

29Jun/17

‘We want England as well': Desperate mum calls for change in organ donation laws before time runs out for her … – Mirror.co.uk


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‘We want England as well': Desperate mum calls for change in organ donation laws before time runs out for her …
Mirror.co.uk
The Mirror’s Change the Law for Life campaign has been calling for patients like Max to be given more chance of a transplant with an opt-out organ donor system. … Asked if it would take action, the Department of Health said: “We are committed to

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29Jun/17

Londoner Petitioning For Organ Donation Task Force – BlackburnNews.com

BlackburnNews.comLondoner Petitioning For Organ Donation Task ForceBlackburnNews.comA London woman, whose stepfather would have died without a liver transplant, is lobbying the federal government to take a more proactive role when it comes to organ don…

29Jun/17

Friends, running pals say kidney donation will make them family – Lansing State Journal


Lansing State Journal
Friends, running pals say kidney donation will make them family
Lansing State Journal
LANSING – “I am looking for a hero.” “I’d like another 12 years with the man I love.” “I need someone to come forward. They will save my life. Please call.” Anna Kaschner, 37, made her plea again and again for more than a year through posts on social

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27May/14

Faxton St. Luke's Healthcare offers program on chronic kidney disease – The Rome Observer


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Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare offers program on chronic kidney disease
The Rome Observer
UTICA — The Regional Dialysis Center at Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare offers an educational program for those who have been diagnosed with chronic kidney disease (CKD). The program will take place on Tuesday, June 10, from 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. in …
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