A collection of news and information related to Kidney published by this site and its partners.
Displaying items 1-12 of 69 » View centralkynews.com items only1 2 3 4 5 6 Next >
firstname.lastname@example.orgThere are times when life presents someone with what seems like insurmountable odds in a war where victory is far from reach. In those dark times, a hero steps up and saves the day — or at least that’s how it is in the comic books and movies....
Watching your pet have a seizure is one of the most difficult situations to ever experience. You feel totally helpless as your pet lays on the floor shaking uncontrollably, salivating and losing control of their bodily functions. The violent nature of...
Struggles with kidney disease, transplant slowed, but not stopped Winchester student Meredith MerrellThe Winchester SunAs a 12-year-old middle school student, Meredith Merrell went to the doctor for a physical so she could join the Conkwright dance team. Her mother, Mary Lindsay Merrell, was a little concerned because Meredith didn’t appear to have grown much in...
Isaiah House hires legal specialist Isaiah House drug and alcohol recovery center recently hired a new case worker legal specialist. Andy Ayers, a graduate of Southeast Community College and Lincoln Memorial University, will oversee the students’...
Since ancient times, surgeons have dreamed of transplanting healthy organs into patients disabled by disease and injury, but the human body's powerful immune system stymied all such attempts, leading many observers to conclude that the procedure was...
The problems of a 10-year-old sound something like this. "Can I pleeeaaase have an email account?" pleads Lindsey Duquette, jumping up and down in front of her mom, Pam Duquette, in the family kitchen in Sparks. "All my friends have email." It's...
Gout. It is one of the oldest diseases on record — the ancients wrote about it in 5 B.C. — yet most people today know little about it. Worse, they think they have to live with it. "Seniors should know that gout should not be tolerated,"...
Dr. Otto Roza passed away on Oct. 30, 2012, two days prior to his 88th birthday, in Florida. He was the first nephrologist (kidney specialist) in Washington County and the Tri-State area. He introduced outpatient dialysis for patients with advanced...
Joan Corbin's day is governed by the humming box in the alcove off her living room. For nearly an hour in the afternoon and nine hours at night, the Smith Island resident must tether herself to a suitcase-sized dialysis machine to get rid of the waste...
On Tuesday, I'm lucky to be speaking at Home Dialyzors United's third-annual meet up and conference in Baltimore. As an end stage renal disease patient currently doing home hemodialysis treatment, this is an issue I am passionate about. And, mostly...
LONDON (AP) - Global health officials are closely following a new respiratory virus related to SARS that is believed to have killed at least one person in Saudi Arabia and left another person in critical condition in Britain. The germ is a...
We think about being heart healthy. We think about strengthening our bones. But we rarely pondered the state of our kidneys — that is, until Boston Market announced last month that it was removing salt shakers from the tables at its 476 locations....
Oct 17, 2012 |Story| Jessamine Journal
Mar 17, 2012 |Story| Winchester Sun
Feb 13, 2012 |Story| Winchester Sun
Feb 15, 2011 |Story| AM News
Nov 27, 2012 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Jun 3, 2012 |Story| Baltimore Sun
Nov 12, 2012 |Story| Chicago Tribune
Nov 5, 2012 |Story| Herald Mail
Sep 15, 2012 |Story| Baltimore Sun
Oct 8, 2012 |Story| Baltimore Sun
Sep 24, 2012 |Story| KWCH
Sep 5, 2012 |Story| Chicago Tribune
Original site for Kidney topic gallery.