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# dialysis - Saturday 1 April, 2017

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

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

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

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'

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

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

# dialysis - Sunday 12 February, 2012

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

Lomu needs transplant and intensive dialysis following second kidney failure

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

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.