Articles for Tag: "kidney"

The ultimate gift: Organ donation 
The ultimate gift: Organ donation
Kidney Transplant recipient Joyce McAfee shares her inspirational story about how her niece helped save her life.
Are apple-shaped bodies more prone to kidney disease? 
Are apple-shaped bodies more prone to kidney disease?
According to a new report, when abdominal fat increases it lowers kidney function, putting people at risk for kidney disease later in life.
Fake pot poses serious health risks 
Fake pot poses serious health risks
Researchers suspect chemicals sprayed on synthetic marijuana might cause severe kidney damage in users.
Older people with kidney cancer might think twice about surgery 
Older people with kidney cancer might think twice about surgery
Wait and see may be the best approach vs. surgery for older patients with kidney cancer.