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Transplanting Sibling Love

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hFO6COuAhWg For his entire life, radio host James Rabe has known that one day he’d need a new kidney. A disease called Alport Syndrome slowly caused his kidneys to fail. As his condition advanced, the search for a new organ began. His big sister stepped up and gave part of [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Free Webinar for Donors and Patients on Living-donor Kidney Transplants

Free Webinar for Donors and Patients on Living-donor Kidney Transplants

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Prospective kidney transplant patients, families of adult and pediatric transplant candidates, and potential living kidney donors are invited to attend a free, public webinar about living-donor kidney transplants hosted by Mayo Clinic. Mayo Clinic is a leader in kidney transplants, performing approximately 550 kidney transplants each year [...]

Created by Ginger Plumbo

MAYO CLINIC RADIO

MAYO CLINIC RADIO

This week's program is a rebroadcast from Donate Life Month, focusing on the importance of registering as organ, eye and tissue donors. Tune in this Saturday, July 5, at 9 a.m. CT, as we discuss organ donation with good samaritan kidney donor Philip Fischer, M.D., and director of the Mayo Clinic kidney transplant program Mikel Prieto, M.D. There is so much to [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Mayo Clinic Radio: Good Samaritan Donor

Mayo Clinic Radio: Good Samaritan Donor

Miss the show? Here is the podcast! Mayo Clinic Radio Full Show 7-05-2014 This week's program is a rebroadcast from Donate Life Month, focusing on the importance of registering as organ, eye and tissue donors. Tune in this Saturday, July 5, at 9 a.m. CT, as we discuss organ donation with good samaritan kidney donor Philip Fischer, [...]

Created by McCray

La donación del donante vivo de riñón empieza con una minuciosa evaluación médica

La donación del donante vivo de riñón empieza con una minuciosa evaluación médica

ESTIMADA MAYO CLINIC: ¿Cuál es el proceso para evaluar si soy o no apto para donar uno de mis riñones, y cuán larga es la recuperación para el donante? RESPUESTA: El primer paso es comunicarse con el centro de trasplantes del lugar donde se realizará la donación a fin de [...]

Created by Soledad Andrade

"He's the Bravest Kid I've Ever Seen" - Boo's Kidney Transplant

This little boy you’re about to meet was hit so hard with influenza it damaged his lungs to the point he was put on life support. The ordeal ended up severely damaging his kidneys and doctors feared he was too sick for a transplant. Then he went to Mayo Clinic [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Tuesday Q & A: Living donor kidney donation starts with thorough medical evaluation

Tuesday Q & A: Living donor kidney donation starts with thorough medical evaluation

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: What is the process for evaluating whether or not I am a good candidate to donate one of my kidneys? How long is recovery for the donor? ANSWER: The first step is to contact the transplant center where the donation would take place. They will perform a [...]

Created by lizatorborg

Encuesta de Mayo Clinic revela que 50 por ciento de estadounidenses consideraría donar un riñón a un desconocido

ROCHESTER, Minnesota - 19 de agosto de 2013.  ¡Albricias para quienes necesitan un trasplante! Un nuevo estudio de Mayo Clinic revela que crece el apoyo público para los trasplantes de órgano, tanto de donante vivo como de donante fallecido. Cuarenta por ciento de los encuestados dijo que se mostraría muy [...]

Created by Soledad Andrade

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