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# dialysis - Sunday 3 May, 2020

Covid-19 impacting patients' kidneys with many ending up needing dialysis
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Covid-19 impacting patients' kidneys with many ending up needing dialysis

May 3rd 2020, 6:45 AM 32,187 Views 29 Comments

Irish authorities were ahead of the curve and got extra kidney treatment equipment and supplies after the disease outbreak in northern Italy.

# dialysis - Saturday 1 April, 2017

'A profound act of kindness': Doctor donates kidney to colleague
# Organ Donation
# Organ Donation

'A profound act of kindness': Doctor donates kidney to colleague

Apr 1st 2017, 12:11 PM 23,850 Views 10 Comments

Dr Noel Howard said it was “an easy decision” to make.

# dialysis - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

'New lease of life': Seriously ill Meath boy doing well after uncle donates kidney
# Myles
# Myles

'New lease of life': Seriously ill Meath boy doing well after uncle donates kidney

Dec 21st 2016, 6:45 AM 12,118 Views 15 Comments

The father of Myles Jordan said that the boy is doing incredibly well after receiving a life-saving kidney transplant.

# dialysis - Sunday 17 January, 2016

Michael has survived cancer and a heart bypass, now he's waiting for his third kidney
# Former Hurler
# Former Hurler

Michael has survived cancer and a heart bypass, now he's waiting for his third kidney

Jan 17th 2016, 7:00 PM 27,262 Views 18 Comments

The former Dublin hurler has set up a support service for people dealing with renal failure.

# dialysis - Thursday 25 September, 2014

Kidney Foundation not impressed with Irish Water 'honour system'
# Allowance
# Allowance

Kidney Foundation not impressed with Irish Water 'honour system'

Sep 25th 2014, 11:59 AM 11,339 Views 42 Comments

Environment Minister Alan Kelly said that the system is “probably the most progressive” of its kind in Europe.

# dialysis - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

Record number of organ transplants in Ireland last year
# Awareness
# Awareness

Record number of organ transplants in Ireland last year

Mar 26th 2014, 2:04 PM 5,455 Views 11 Comments

That’s despite the number of deceased donors being the same as 10 years ago.

# dialysis - Sunday 12 February, 2012

Lomu needs transplant and intensive dialysis following second kidney failure
# Treatment
From The42
# Treatment

Lomu needs transplant and intensive dialysis following second kidney failure

Feb 12th 2012, 11:35 AM 1,008 Views 3 Comments

It has been confirmed that the ex-New Zealand great’s first transplanted kidney has failed.

# dialysis - Sunday 5 February, 2012

Column: The day I received a kidney transplant
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: The day I received a kidney transplant

Feb 5th 2012, 6:00 PM 879 Views 24 Comments

After two and a half years on dialysis, Regina Hennelly got the call to say a donor had been found. Here she describes what it felt like.