Tag: Kidney Donation

Man Donates Kidney To Wife Of Almost 30 Years: What Is Polycystic Kidney Disease?

What is polycystic kidney disease? A woman required a kidney transplant for her condition and her husband of nearly three decades gladly donated his kidney just months before their 30th anniversary.

Medicine August 12, 2018

Hospitals Are Throwing Away Donor Organs Because It’s The Weekend

New findings show that usable donor organs are being harvested but discarded at a significantly higher rate over the weekend.

Healthy Living/Wellness November 9, 2015

British Woman Donates Kidney To A Stranger On Facebook

Louise Drewery, from Lincolnshire, donated her kidney to a stranger who was suffering from kidney failure. This was the first ever case of altruistic donation in the UK that occurred through social media.

Life October 20, 2015

Georgia Hooters Waitress Donates Kidney To Longtime Customer

Mariana Villarreal, a waitress at Hooters, donated one of her kidneys to longtime patron Don Thomas, who lost both his kidneys to cancer.

Life May 31, 2015

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