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Doctors report groundbreaking HIV-to-HIV organ transplants
Doctors report groundbreaking HIV-to-HIV organ transplants
Trailblazing liver and kidney transplants from an HIV-positive donor to HIV-positive recipients were announced by surgeons at Johns Hopkins University.
New procedure allows kidney transplants from any donor
New procedure allows kidney transplants from any donor
In the anguishing wait for a new kidney, tens of thousands of patients on waiting lists may never find a match because their immune systems will reject almost any transplanted organ. Now, in a large national study that experts are calling revolutionary...
Creating a dialysis-friendly facility
Creating a dialysis-friendly facility
Studies show there will be an increasing number of people on dialysis in the coming years. It's likely many of them will be in long-term care.
Restricting fat may cut chronic kidney disease risk
Restricting fat may cut chronic kidney disease risk
Higher consumption of advanced glycation end products through dietary fat is associated with higher risk of chronic kidney disease, according to a new study.