Kim Norcross is thanking her husband and doctors at Atrium Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center and National Kidney Registry for allowing her to have a life-saving kidney transplant surgery.
Marc Weiner booked one of the world’s most visible advertising spots, hoping his life would change. He ended up changing the lives of dozens of others, too …
By donating his kidney, Eric Ryan helped save two lives: the person who received his organ, and also his 1-year-old son.
Less than 48 hours after receiving a new kidney in a transplant at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, Baby David Detwiler was awake, calling for his mom and charming his nurses.
Police mobilize to find a kidney donor for officer, others on the waiting list and launch program to connect people in need of a kidney transplant with potential donors.
When a local TV weatherman did a live broadcast from Hanley Elementary 25 years ago, he met a teacher who stole his heart. On Tuesday, Nov. 23, 2021, 20 years after they were married, he also gave her his kidney through a paired kidney exchange.
A Manitou Springs Army lieutenant colonel named Matt Cavanaugh donated his left kidney to a complete stranger in Seattle on Sept. 15, 2021.
Scientist Norbert Tavares, a single-cell biology program manager at the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, is currently in the process of donating his kidney to a stranger—and it all started because of a podcast.
On a black night in late spring 2003, west of Baghdad, I was a single lieutenant defending our cavalry squadron’s position. Insurgents advanced toward me; tracers lighted the air around me. When my life depended on it, someone came for me. The squadron’s response unit arrived and turned back the attack. Eighteen years later, I …
A Minnesota man who donated a kidney to save another person’s life also set a record in the process. Ben Rengstrof is a high school teacher with a mission, which started with a lesson learned after his father received a lung transplant two years ago. “A kidney donation really isn’t that invasive of a surgery,” …