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Renal Failure (INACTIVE)

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  • Mailbag: Your Chick-fil-A coverage was disingenuous

    Mailbag: Your Chick-fil-A coverage was disingenuous
    Re. "Chick-fil-A supporters crowd local store (Aug. 2): Your article proclaiming that Chick-fil-A supporters came out "en masse" to support the company after its president said he believes in the religious definition of marriage is so disingenuous and...
  • Trial Begins in Case of Teen Who Sold His Kidney to Buy an iPad

    Trial Begins in Case of Teen Who Sold His Kidney to Buy an iPad
    Nine people went on trial in southern China over allegations they helped a teenager to sell one of his kidneys so he could buy an iPhone and an iPad, a court in Hunan Province said Friday. Prosecutors said in court Thursday that the nine people "should...
  • Last tiger at Seattle's Woodland Park Zoo dies

    Last tiger at Seattle's Woodland Park Zoo dies
    Seattle's Woodland Park Zoo’s last tiger died Friday. JoJo, a 20-year-old, female Sumatran tiger, was euthanized following a period of physical decline and age-related kidney failure, the zoo said. The elderly tiger had lived with kidney disease...
  • Getting primped for the prom

    Getting primped for the prom
    Lori Hartwell didn't go to her senior prom. Throughout her teenage years, the 46-year-old was on dialysis for chronic kidney disease. Diagnosed at 2 years old, she had two failed kidney transplants before she reached 20. Fourteen years ago, a few...
  • Should seniors qualify as living donors?

    Should seniors qualify as living donors?
    Robert Brown was healthy, willing and a good match: So why not give a kidney to his wife, who otherwise would need dialysis? There was just one potential obstacle: Brown was 74, an age once unthinkable for a kidney donor. For this retired psychologist...
  • Eugene Goldwasser dies at 88; biochemist was known for anemia drug

    Eugene Goldwasser dies at 88; biochemist was known for anemia drug
    Eugene Goldwasser, the biochemist who isolated and purified the anti- anemia protein erythropoietin — arguably the most important biological drug since insulin — died Friday at his home in Chicago of kidney failure associated with prostate...
  • One died and 18 were hospitalized after taking Ecstasy at an L.A. rave New Year's Eve

    One died and 18 were hospitalized after taking Ecstasy at an L.A. rave New Year's Eve
    A 24-year-old man died and 18 others were transported to emergency rooms after taking Ecstasy at an all night New Year's Eve rave at the Los Angeles Sports Arena, according to a report released Thursday. The report, by the U.S. Centers for Disease...
  • Cat's kidney problems may well be treatable

    Q: My 16-year-old cat has been vomiting off and on for a week. The veterinarian said it's because her kidneys are failing. Should I consider putting her down? -- J.S., Cyberspace A: "There's a difference between kidney insufficiency and kidney failure,"...
  • Nick Cannon has kidney surgery, is in 'good spirits,' Mariah Carey says

     
    Nick Cannon has kidney surgery, in 'good spirits,' Mariah Carey says...
  • Nick Cannon hospitalized for kidney issues after Aspen holiday

     
    Nick Cannon has been hospitalized in Aspen for as mild kidney failure, Mariah Carey said on Twitter. Nick Cannon and Mariah Carey were in Aspen for Christmas. Mariah Carey refused to leave Nick Cannon in the hospital, she wrote on her blog....
  • Nick Cannon has 'good prognosis,' may be home soon, Mariah says

     
    Nick Cannon feeling better: Nick Cannon is almost ready to take on the world again, according to wife Mariah Carey, who posted a happier picture of her hubby in the hospital than the world saw a couple of days back....
  • Nick Cannon could leave hospital by Sunday, Mariah Carey says

     
    Nick Cannon: The exact nature of actor Nick Cannon's kidney condition remains unclear, but his wife Mariah Carey told fans on Twitter that Cannon had surgery Friday and should be home by the end of the weekend....