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Medical News Today
All You Need to Know About Nephritisto start with some background on what the kidneys are, and what they do. The k
All You Need to Know About Nephritis
Medical News Today / Posted an hour ago
to start with some background on what the kidneys are, and what they do. The kidneys are two bean-shaped, fist-sized organs found just under the ribs on the left and right sides of the spine. They remove impurities and extra water from the... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Reds declare interim ceasefirecounter-maneuvers to avoid armed encounters,” the CPP and the NPA said. The CP
Reds declare interim ceasefire
Bulatlat.com / Posted an hour ago
counter-maneuvers to avoid armed encounters,” the CPP and the NPA said. The CPP and the NPA called on all its leading organs and branches, commands and units of the NPA and people’s militias and revolutionary mass organizations to monitor any... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kibaki to Spend More Time in South Africa Hospitalblood clots are the body's natural mechanism to stop bleeding, it can be danger
Kibaki to Spend More Time in South Africa Hospital
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
blood clots are the body's natural mechanism to stop bleeding, it can be dangerous especially if the clot gets into organs such as the brain, heart and the lungs, leading to either heart attacks or strokes. "Blood clots can occur either in... Read more
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The Hindu
Thalassaemia patients worried about shortage of life-saving drugfrom the body that accumulates due to frequent blood transfusion. If not taken
Thalassaemia patients worried about shortage of life-saving drug
The Hindu / Posted an hour ago
from the body that accumulates due to frequent blood transfusion. If not taken regularly, the excess iron will damage vital organs. While Novartis, the company that manufactures the drug, denies that there is any shortage, Thalassaemia Society of... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Doctors unsure if China still harvests organs of executed peoplecase adds to doubts among many doctors internationally about whether China has
Doctors unsure if China still harvests organs of executed people
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 3 hours ago
case adds to doubts among many doctors internationally about whether China has met its pledge to stop harvesting the organs of executed inmates. The practice is widely condemned by the World Health Organization and others because of concerns... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Firefighter's life back to normal after successful face transplantRodebaugh, a bicycle messenger, suffered fatal injuries. Dr. Rodriguez met wit
Firefighter's life back to normal after successful face transplant
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 3 hours ago
Rodebaugh, a bicycle messenger, suffered fatal injuries. Dr. Rodriguez met with David’s mother, who donated all her son’s organs, including his face. Rodebaugh was a registered organ donor. “The primary motivation for her to donate his face was... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Firefighter's life back to normal after successful face transplantRodebaugh, a bicycle messenger, suffered fatal injuries. Dr. Rodriguez met wit
Firefighter's life back to normal after successful face transplant
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 3 hours ago
Rodebaugh, a bicycle messenger, suffered fatal injuries. Dr. Rodriguez met with David’s mother, who donated all her son’s organs, including his face. Rodebaugh was a registered organ donor. “The primary motivation for her to donate his face was... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Firefighter's life back to normal after successful face transplantRodebaugh, a bicycle messenger, suffered fatal injuries. Dr. Rodriguez met wit
Firefighter's life back to normal after successful face transplant
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 3 hours ago
Rodebaugh, a bicycle messenger, suffered fatal injuries. Dr. Rodriguez met with David’s mother, who donated all her son’s organs, including his face. Rodebaugh was a registered organ donor. “The primary motivation for her to donate his face was... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Firefighter's life back to normal after successful face transplantRodebaugh, a bicycle messenger, suffered fatal injuries. Dr. Rodriguez met wit
Firefighter's life back to normal after successful face transplant
Hawaii News Now / Posted 4 hours ago
Rodebaugh, a bicycle messenger, suffered fatal injuries. Dr. Rodriguez met with David’s mother, who donated all her son’s organs, including his face. Rodebaugh was a registered organ donor. “The primary motivation for her to donate his face was... Read more
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WALB Albany
Firefighter's life back to normal after successful face transplantRodebaugh, a bicycle messenger, suffered fatal injuries. Dr. Rodriguez met wit
Firefighter's life back to normal after successful face transplant
WALB Albany / Posted 4 hours ago
Rodebaugh, a bicycle messenger, suffered fatal injuries. Dr. Rodriguez met with David’s mother, who donated all her son’s organs, including his face. Rodebaugh was a registered organ donor. “The primary motivation for her to donate his face was... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Firefighter's life back to normal after successful face transplantRodebaugh, a bicycle messenger, suffered fatal injuries. Dr. Rodriguez met wit
Firefighter's life back to normal after successful face transplant
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 4 hours ago
Rodebaugh, a bicycle messenger, suffered fatal injuries. Dr. Rodriguez met with David’s mother, who donated all her son’s organs, including his face. Rodebaugh was a registered organ donor. “The primary motivation for her to donate his face was... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Firefighter's life back to normal after successful face transplantRodebaugh, a bicycle messenger, suffered fatal injuries. Dr. Rodriguez met wit
Firefighter's life back to normal after successful face transplant
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 4 hours ago
Rodebaugh, a bicycle messenger, suffered fatal injuries. Dr. Rodriguez met with David’s mother, who donated all her son’s organs, including his face. Rodebaugh was a registered organ donor. “The primary motivation for her to donate his face was... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Firefighter's life back to normal after successful face transplantRodebaugh, a bicycle messenger, suffered fatal injuries. Dr. Rodriguez met wit
Firefighter's life back to normal after successful face transplant
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 4 hours ago
Rodebaugh, a bicycle messenger, suffered fatal injuries. Dr. Rodriguez met with David’s mother, who donated all her son’s organs, including his face. Rodebaugh was a registered organ donor. “The primary motivation for her to donate his face was... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Why I want to give the gift of lifeorgan donor with the Ministry of Health’s National Organ Transplant Unit. It is
Why I want to give the gift of life
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 4 hours ago
organ donor with the Ministry of Health’s National Organ Transplant Unit. It is my wish to donate my kidneys—and any other organs than can be transplanted, to save another’s life. Seeing the terrible toll that diseases like ESRD can take only... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
A second chance at lifecitizens to augment this country’s donor pool. “People must first understand t
A second chance at life
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 5 hours ago
citizens to augment this country’s donor pool. “People must first understand that God almighty created us with two organs in our body and that even though one is not functioning, one is sick or whatever it is, you can still live a natural... Read more
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The Columbian
Does China still harvest organs of executed? Doctors dividedcase adds to doubts among many doctors internationally about whether China has
Does China still harvest organs of executed? Doctors divided
The Columbian / Posted 6 hours ago
case adds to doubts among many doctors internationally about whether China has met its pledge to stop harvesting the organs of executed inmates. The practice is widely condemned by the World Health Organization and others because of concerns... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Remember when: Aug. 28, 2016and probably lower prices. In 2006 (10 years ago) BAINBRIDGE ISLAND — Kitsap
Remember when: Aug. 28, 2016
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 7 hours ago
and probably lower prices. In 2006 (10 years ago) BAINBRIDGE ISLAND — Kitsap County's small club of exceptional pipe organs is about to make room for one more. Soon to join pipe organs like the one ones at Summit Avenue Presbyterian, St.... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Hundreds of life-saving donors honored at annual Celebration of Life ceremonydowntown Library Square Saturday morning, and 650 names were added to the glass
Hundreds of life-saving donors honored at annual Celebration of Life ceremony
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 10 hours ago
downtown Library Square Saturday morning, and 650 names were added to the glass memorial wall honoring those who donated organs, eyes and/or tissue. Of those 650 people, 619 are deceased. The other 31 are living donors who gave livers or... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Transplant ends 20-year wait for young manSyndrome. The disease, which lies dormant until something ignites it, can be li
Transplant ends 20-year wait for young man
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 10 hours ago
Syndrome. The disease, which lies dormant until something ignites it, can be life-threatening and damage vital organs such as the kidneys, heart and brain. Jonathan Kolp and his mother Donna "At the time [I was diagnosed] in '93,... Read more
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11 News Houston
Transplant ends 20-year wait for young manSyndrome. The disease, which lies dormant until something ignites it, can be li
Transplant ends 20-year wait for young man
11 News Houston / Posted 11 hours ago
Syndrome. The disease, which lies dormant until something ignites it, can be life-threatening and damage vital organs such as the kidneys, heart and brain. "At the time [I was diagnosed] in '93, there were about 40 cases of it in the... Read more
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Deseret News
Utahns commemorate lives saved by organ donationannual ceremony is hosted by Intermountain Donor Services, which coordinates th
Utahns commemorate lives saved by organ donation
Deseret News / Posted 14 hours ago
annual ceremony is hosted by Intermountain Donor Services, which coordinates the recovery and transplantation of organs. Executive Director Tracy Schmidt said he selfishly gains from doing his job, realizing the importance of each day... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Does China still harvest organs of executed? Doctors dividedcase adds to doubts among many doctors internationally about whether China has
Does China still harvest organs of executed? Doctors divided
Brandon Sun / Posted 14 hours ago
case adds to doubts among many doctors internationally about whether China has met its pledge to stop harvesting the organs of executed inmates. The practice is widely condemned by the World Health Organization and others because of concerns... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sports Minister Says Team Was Programmed to Fail in Riohad to come from the Federal Government, which in turn approved the funds for t
Sports Minister Says Team Was Programmed to Fail in Rio
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 hours ago
had to come from the Federal Government, which in turn approved the funds for the ministry to distribute to the various organs involved in the preparation and participation in the Olympics. "However, coming barely two weeks before the games,... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Community showers support on former Peoria family mourning 'Bowden the Brave'a condition that it was almost overactive, and it would eat up the bad stuff an
Community showers support on former Peoria family mourning 'Bowden the Brave'
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 15 hours ago
a condition that it was almost overactive, and it would eat up the bad stuff and the good stuff, too. It kept going at his organs, everything," Christine explained. It was the first of three ground-shaking diagnoses the Simmons family would... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Transplant ends 20-year wait for young manSyndrome. The disease, which lies dormant until something ignites it, can be li
Transplant ends 20-year wait for young man
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 16 hours ago
Syndrome. The disease, which lies dormant until something ignites it, can be life-threatening and damage vital organs such as the kidneys, heart and brain. Jonathan Kolp and his mother Donna "At the time [I was diagnosed] in '93,... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
SpaceX Dragon Returns with Crucial NASA Research Samples [video]exploration. In Mouse Epigenetics, researchers are exploring altered gene expr
SpaceX Dragon Returns with Crucial NASA Research Samples [video]
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 16 hours ago
exploration. In Mouse Epigenetics, researchers are exploring altered gene expression and DNA by tracking changes in the organs of male mice that spend one month in space, and examining changes in the DNA of their offspring. In Rodent... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tension Brews As Police Ban RalliesBishop Shoo further said that while Chadema was banking on its followers, the g
Tension Brews As Police Ban Rallies
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
Bishop Shoo further said that while Chadema was banking on its followers, the government heavily depended on its security organs. "We went the government to use peaceful and assuring language that was used during the struggle for independence;... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How Deep Is the Terror Problem in Rwanda?until recently when information emerged that he was shot dead in a gunfire exch
How Deep Is the Terror Problem in Rwanda?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
until recently when information emerged that he was shot dead in a gunfire exchange with the police in Kigali. Security organs haven't provided further details on the incident, and conditions under which it transpired, or whether Mbonigaba lived... Read more
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walesonline
'I didn't feel like somebody with meningitis'to be aware of the risks Rushed to hospital, her condition worsened and she lo
'I didn't feel like somebody with meningitis'
walesonline / Posted 16 hours ago
to be aware of the risks Rushed to hospital, her condition worsened and she lost two stone as bacteria attacked her vital organs. Read More “I woke up on the Saturday before Easter with a sore throat, a high temperature and aching limbs - little... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Does China still harvest organs of executed? Doctors dividedcase adds to doubts among many doctors internationally about whether China has
Does China still harvest organs of executed? Doctors divided
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 16 hours ago
case adds to doubts among many doctors internationally about whether China has met its pledge to stop harvesting the organs of executed inmates. The practice is widely condemned by the World Health Organization and others because of concerns... Read more
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Daily Record
Celtic star Leigh Griffiths pays emotional tribute to tragic youngsterback. In the hours since the schoolboy's death, family have shared their pride
Celtic star Leigh Griffiths pays emotional tribute to tragic youngster
Daily Record / Posted 16 hours ago
back. In the hours since the schoolboy's death, family have shared their pride, revealing he saved two lives by donating organs. His sister, Amy, added: "Our beautiful boy is now with the angels and will forever live on in our hearts. "What a... Read more
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CTV News
Does China still harvest organs of executed? Doctors dividedcase adds to doubts among many doctors internationally about whether China has
Does China still harvest organs of executed? Doctors divided
CTV News / Posted 17 hours ago
case adds to doubts among many doctors internationally about whether China has met its pledge to stop harvesting the organs of executed inmates. The practice is widely condemned by the World Health Organization and others because of concerns... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
N.Y. lags nation in organ donors: Friend's sacrifice should inspire othersregister themselves as organ and tissue donors at less than half the rate of ad
N.Y. lags nation in organ donors: Friend's sacrifice should inspire others
Staten Island Advance / Posted 18 hours ago
register themselves as organ and tissue donors at less than half the rate of adults nationwide, but the need for lifesaving organs in New York state is among the highest in the country." The 2014 study showed that while about 48 percent of American... Read more
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The Suffolk Times
Parpan Column: Important victory for young people interested in organ donationjust what the family needed to do upon his death months later. Under previous s
Parpan Column: Important victory for young people interested in organ donation
The Suffolk Times / Posted 19 hours ago
just what the family needed to do upon his death months later. Under previous state law, the family could opt to donate the organs of someone under 18 years of age if the deceased had expressed a desire to do so. Knowing their son wouldn’t want it... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
Cataracts update 2016: Alzheimer’s disease, type 2 diabetes, epilepsy, blurred vision, and sunlight exposurefound in the eye lens are mainly made up of water and proteins. They typically
Cataracts update 2016: Alzheimer’s disease, type 2 diabetes, epilepsy, blurred vision, and sunlight exposure
Bel Marra Health / Posted 20 hours ago
found in the eye lens are mainly made up of water and proteins. They typically lack organelles, which are tiny ‘organs’ found in other cells. This unusual cellular makeup allows for the transparency of the eye lens, enabling it to... Read more
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Scotsman
Tragic teen footballer saves two lives with organ donationA 13-year-old boy who died after collapsing during a football training session
Tragic teen footballer saves two lives with organ donation
Scotsman / Posted 21 hours ago
A 13-year-old boy who died after collapsing during a football training session has saved two lives by donating his organs. Kieran McDade was taken to hospital after collapsing while on the pitch at Dunbeth Football Club in Coatbridge, North... Read more
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Female Network
7 Simple Ways to Detoxify Your Body When You're Feeling Drainednaps—30 to 60 minutes long—can boost memory and help in memorizing vocabulary o
7 Simple Ways to Detoxify Your Body When You're Feeling Drained
Female Network / Posted 22 hours ago
naps—30 to 60 minutes long—can boost memory and help in memorizing vocabulary or recalling directions," she says. Your body organs, such as the liver, can do its daily cleanse when you snooze. 6. Just breathe.Oxygen helps the body absorb vitamins... Read more
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Daily Record
Thousands raised for the family of popular teen Kieran McDadebrother who was "far too precious for this earth." Read More Revealing that t
Thousands raised for the family of popular teen Kieran McDade
Daily Record / Posted 23 hours ago
brother who was "far too precious for this earth." Read More Revealing that the youngster saved two lives by donating his organs, Amy continued: "Our beautiful boy is now with the angels and will forever live on in our hearts. "Hug your boy tight... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Fresh calls for defibrillators at sports grounds after death of schoolboy who collapsed during football trainingto his aid. His sister Amy has paid tribute and revealed that her brother had
Fresh calls for defibrillators at sports grounds after death of schoolboy who collapsed during football training
EveningTimes Online / Posted yesterday
to his aid. His sister Amy has paid tribute and revealed that her brother had already saved two lives by donating his organs. She said: “My family would like to thank everyone from the bottom of our hearts for the overwhelming prayers and... Read more
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heraldscotland
Fresh calls for defibrillators at sports grounds after death of schoolboy Kieran McDadeto his aid. His sister Amy has paid tribute and revealed that her brother had
Fresh calls for defibrillators at sports grounds after death of schoolboy Kieran McDade
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
to his aid. His sister Amy has paid tribute and revealed that her brother had already saved two lives by donating his organs. She said: “My family would like to thank everyone from the bottom of our hearts for the overwhelming prayers and... Read more
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Medical News Today
Peritonitis: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatmentthe belly in place. The abdominal cavity contains the main parts of the gut su
Peritonitis: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment
Medical News Today / Posted yesterday
the belly in place. The abdominal cavity contains the main parts of the gut such as the stomach and intestines and other organs such as the liver and kidneys. The peritoneum lines the belly or abdominal wall, but also forms a number of folds... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Ripon takes aim at heart attacks & saving livesbenefit of an automatic emergency defibrillator (AED) to get a heart back into
Ripon takes aim at heart attacks & saving lives
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted yesterday
benefit of an automatic emergency defibrillator (AED) to get a heart back into rhythm pumping blood once again to vital organs. One such piece of equipment can be found in the Ripon Library at the back of the downtown branch. It is complete... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Does China still harvest organs of executed? Doctors divided BEIJING — A Canadian patient’s receipt of a kidney transplant after waiting j
Does China still harvest organs of executed? Doctors divided
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
BEIJING — A Canadian patient’s receipt of a kidney transplant after waiting just three days during a recent visit to China raised an immediate red flag among surgeons at the Montreal-based... Read more
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CTV News
Doctors divided over whether China still harvests organs of executed prisonerscase adds to doubts among many doctors internationally about whether China has
Doctors divided over whether China still harvests organs of executed prisoners
CTV News / Posted yesterday
case adds to doubts among many doctors internationally about whether China has met its pledge to stop harvesting the organs of executed inmates. The practice is widely condemned by the World Health Organization and others because of concerns... Read more
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The Irish Times
Ross O’Carroll-Kelly: ‘We can hear them chanting through the walls of the dressing room – in other words, the ladies toilets’when I realise that I can’t do it. I can’t watch. I’m not a coward. I’ve walked
Ross O’Carroll-Kelly: ‘We can hear them chanting through the walls of the dressing room – in other words, the ladies toilets’
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
when I realise that I can’t do it. I can’t watch. I’m not a coward. I’ve walked into tackles that did damage to my vital organs. I’ve walked into husbands who tried to do damage to the most vital organ of all. But I can’t watch my son get... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Gov. Brown delivers huge blow to Oakland coal planthe plan, days after the city’s hired environmental consultant, ESA, released a
Gov. Brown delivers huge blow to Oakland coal plan
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
the plan, days after the city’s hired environmental consultant, ESA, released a report saying that coal dust can damage organs, stunt children’s growth and cause cancer. Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf, a former aide to Brown, called the governor’s... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Transplant ends 20-year wait for young manSyndrome. The disease, which lies dormant until something ignites it, can be li
Transplant ends 20-year wait for young man
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted yesterday
Syndrome. The disease, which lies dormant until something ignites it, can be life-threatening and damage vital organs such as the kidneys, heart and brain. Jonathan Kolp and his mother Donna "At the time [I was diagnosed] in '93,... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Community showers support on former central Illinois family mourning 'Bowden the Brave'a condition that it was almost overactive, and it would eat up the bad stuff an
Community showers support on former central Illinois family mourning 'Bowden the Brave'
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted yesterday
a condition that it was almost overactive, and it would eat up the bad stuff and the good stuff, too. It kept going at his organs, everything," Christine explained. It was the first of three ground-shaking diagnoses the Simmons family would... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Community showers support on former central Illinois family mourning 'Bowden the Brave'a condition that it was almost overactive, and it would eat up the bad stuff an
Community showers support on former central Illinois family mourning 'Bowden the Brave'
Peoria Journal Star / Posted yesterday
a condition that it was almost overactive, and it would eat up the bad stuff and the good stuff, too. It kept going at his organs, everything," Christine explained. It was the first of three ground-shaking diagnoses the Simmons family would... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Does China still harvest organs of executed? Doctors dividedrealize that this isn't going to change in a day," O'Connell said. "It's not go
Does China still harvest organs of executed? Doctors divided
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted yesterday
realize that this isn't going to change in a day," O'Connell said. "It's not going to go from a system that was using organs from executed prisoners, that was driven by corruption and where organs were being paid for ... to a system that's... Read more
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