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Trump’s New Kidney Dialysis Directive To Save Lives And Money

President Donald Trump has signed an executive order aimed at reducing the cost of kidney treatment by increasing the availability of kidney transplants. According to...

Disparity Persists In Kidney Transplantation for Hispanics and African Americans

For two decades now, there has been a campaign to increase the number of Hispanic and black patients receiving kidney transplants from related and...

Medicare Could Save More Than $25B Every Year for Kidney Diseases Care

The new federal government initiative for kidney care that was signed this week by President Trump was long overdue.  More than 20% of the...

The Grim Reality of Organ Harvesting in China

China has been in the spotlight recently in relation to their organ donations system. The high rate of transplants being done in the country...

A Rare 3 Organ Transplant for a California Man

At the edge of life’s trials, all we can hold on to is hope. Appreciating the value of life every moment we see a...

Kidney Transplant Recipient Is ‘Scooting 4 Donors’ Across The USA

Four-time kidney transplant recipient Matt Schneider is currently 'Scooting4Donors,' making his way across the US on a scooter in support of organ donation awareness. Matt...

A Kid Sells his Kidney for an iPad

  A 17 years old teenager in the province of Anhui which is located in the Eastern part of China sold one of his kidney...

Renal Transplant and Pregnancy Can go Along Successfully (Maybe)

It is not recommended for a renal transplant patient to become pregnant after transplantation but it can be done successfully as long as the...