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Kidney

File photo of IV bags. (Photo by BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages)

Twist Helps Kidney Donor Save Dad, Husband

When her father’s kidneys failed, a Jessup woman who had already signed up to donate to a stranger through a paired exchange was told she would have to honor her previous commitment.

07/23/2013

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Rappel Down Baltimore Marriott Waterfront Hotel Raises Funds For Kidney Health

From golf tournaments to sit down dinners, those trying to raise money for a good cause often travel a predictable path.

06/04/2013

Kidney Walk

Sister Will Carry Piece Of Her Brother With Her At Baltimore’s Annual Kidney Walk

Thousands of people in Baltimore will be lacing up their sneakers on Sunday, and it’s all for a good cause. The annual Kidney Walk is set at the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore.

04/30/2013

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Walk At Md. Zoo To Raise Money For Kidney Foundation

Thousands will visit the Maryland Zoo this weekend to see the animals and raise money for the Kidney Foundation of Maryland.

05/04/2012

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Triple Kidney Swap Donors, Recipients Meet

Friday was a first time meeting like none other for six Marylanders. Three kidney transplant recipients met their three donors.

07/08/2011

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Wife’s Gift From The Heart Saves Husband’s Life

It’s a Valentine’s love story about a present money can’t buy.

02/14/2011

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Maryland Professor Gives Students Kidney Quandary

In late August, students in Philosophy 380 at St. Mary’s College of Maryland received an unusual assignment centered on this question: Should the professor donate a kidney to a stranger? Organ donation, a subject ancient philosophers hardly could have imagined, often comes up nowadays in college courses because of the ethical implications of the many stunning breakthroughs of modern medicine.

12/31/2010

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Mother Gives Daughter Gift Of Life For Christmas

Just days before Christmas, a local mother is preparing to give her daughter a gift that is priceless.

12/22/2010