Tag Archives: Kidney transplant

10Aug/17

After Family’s Tireless Search for Kidney, Pasadena Woman Successfully Receives Transplant – KTLA


KTLA
After Family’s Tireless Search for Kidney, Pasadena Woman Successfully Receives Transplant
KTLA
Her family said they still don’t know whether that kidney’s short lifespan was a fluke — transplanted kidneys from deceased donors usually last an average of 12 years — but it made finding a new match especially difficult because of the antibodies a

30Jul/17

Kidney transplant recipient Carlo Muscatello shares his story for 2017 DonateLife Week – Blacktown Sun


Blacktown Sun
Kidney transplant recipient Carlo Muscatello shares his story for 2017 DonateLife Week
Blacktown Sun
“I still think about the donor and what it meant for him to say yes.” Six years after a kidney transplant saved his life, Carlo Muscatello is encouraging people to talk to their loved ones about organ donation. The Kings Langley resident said his “life

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26Jul/17

Woman who had two kidney transplants set to compete at Games – Aberdeen Evening Express


Aberdeen Evening Express
Woman who had two kidney transplants set to compete at Games
Aberdeen Evening Express
The aim of the games is to raise awareness of the need for more people to join the NHS Organ Donation Register. … She then had to have haemodialysis, three times a week, for four years until she had her second transplant last year. Kate said: “My

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