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Renal Failure (INACTIVE)

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  • Winter Hazards and Your Pet

    Winter Hazards and Your Pet Keeping your pet safe in the winter can be challenging when the temperature drops. Here are some helpful ways to combat those cold winter months: * ANTIFREEZE (Ethylene Glycol) - Dogs and cats are attracted to its sweet smell...
  • HHS Secretary Declares Public Health Emergency for Louisiana, Texas, Mississippi, and Alabama

    HHS Secretary Mike Leavitt today declared a public health emergency to ensure that individuals, including those enrolled in Medicare, Medicaid and the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP), in Louisiana, Texas, Mississippi and Alabama continue...
  • Tri-State Walk for PKD

    TriState WALK FOR PKD Mark your calendars and register now for this rewarding event.  New Jersey, Long Island and NYC Chapters have joined forces to become the TriState Walk for PKD Saturday, October 18, 2008 (Rain or Shine) Hudson River Park's Pier...
  • Top 10 Spring Tips for Pet Owners

    (ARA) - Planting a garden, spring cleaning, fertilizing the lawn -- we all have lots of work to do with the coming of spring. But pets also have health and safety needs this time of year that their owners should know about. "I see it all the time in my...
  • LA Walk for PKD

    Mark your calendars and register now for this rewarding event. Sunday, November 9, 2008 (Rain or Shine) Ocean View Park, Santa Monica,CA Check In: 9:00 AM Walk Begins: 10:30 AM Route: Choice of 2 or 4 miles along the scenic Pacific Ocean. Register...
  • Kidney failure takes deadly toll on blacks in Chicago

    Kidney failure takes deadly toll on blacks in Chicago
    First in an occasional series about chronic diseases and their impact on urban communities. Harvet Jones is 48, but he looks much older. Diabetes and high blood pressure have taken their toll. When he walks, he leans his gaunt frame on a cane because...
  • Lupus Information

    Lupus.org Public Lacks Awareness of Serious Disease with Life-Threatening Complications (West Hartford, CT – CTLFA ) Most women likely can describe warning signs and health risks associated with breast cancer and heart disease, but according to a recent...
  • Walk KidneyWise Los Angeles

    Gayle Anderson was live in Santa Monica for a preview of the Walk KidneyWise Los Angeles. Sunday, March 7, the first-ever Walk KidneyWise Los Angeles (www.LosAngelesWalk.org) will take place at Ocean View Park at 2701 Barnard Way in Santa Monica, CA. This...
  • Grocery customer donates kidney to favorite cashier

    Grocery customer donates kidney to favorite cashier
    A month ago, Dan Coyne knew just two things about a cheerful cashier who worked at Jewel-Osco in Evanston: her first name and her need for a new kidney. On Friday, however, their lives became inextricably linked after Coyne donated one of his healthy...
  • Singer Becomes Voice of Kidney Charity

    Singer Becomes Voice of Kidney Charity
    Singer and Grammy Award-winner Natalie Cole has been named spokesperson of the non-profit United Kidney Research Organization (UKRO), which supports medical research related to the prevention, treatment and eradication of all forms of kidney disease. "As...
  • Food-borne pathogens carry devastating long-term effects

    Long after the painful stomach cramps and bloody diarrhea associated with tainted food are over, many people suffer long-term health effects, mostly unrecognized, that are the result of food-borne pathogens. These lingering effects -- premature death,...
  • A surprising transplant offer

    Dan Coyne had the surprise all planned out: Near the end of Myra dela Vega's Friday night shift as a cashier at Jewel-Osco in Evanston, his children would buy some groceries and hand her a card. Inside would be the unexpected news that Coyne could...