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#Kidney failure

# kidney-failure - 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.

# kidney-failure - Friday 30 March, 2018

'A life-altering experience': Three kidney donations have united these Cork grandfathers in friendship
# Organ Donations
# Organ Donations

'A life-altering experience': Three kidney donations have united these Cork grandfathers in friendship

Mar 30th 2018, 12:02 PM 9,341 Views 4 Comments

Organ Donor Awareness Week takes place until 7 April.

# kidney-failure - Saturday 13 January, 2018

Michael has had three transplants and is helping other patients come to terms with kidney failure
# Organ Donation
# Organ Donation

Michael has had three transplants and is helping other patients come to terms with kidney failure

Jan 13th 2018, 6:30 PM 16,426 Views 8 Comments

The former Dublin hurler is also receiving treatment for skin cancer.

# kidney-failure - Saturday 6 January, 2018

73-year-old man with kidney disease almost died after taking milk of magnesia for constipation
# Magnesium Overdose
# Magnesium Overdose

73-year-old man with kidney disease almost died after taking milk of magnesia for constipation

Jan 6th 2018, 10:30 AM 26,000 Views 28 Comments

The man’s kidney disease stopped his body excreting the excess magnesium.

# kidney-failure - Friday 18 November, 2016

Dozens of Indians call hospital to donate kidneys to foreign minister
# Transplant
# Transplant

Dozens of Indians call hospital to donate kidneys to foreign minister

Nov 18th 2016, 1:45 PM 11,095 Views 9 Comments

Sushma Swaraj is being treated for kidney failure.

# kidney-failure - Saturday 26 March, 2016

First-round KO brings Donegal's Jason Quigley 10th win out of 10
# Kidney Failure
From The42
# Kidney Failure

First-round KO brings Donegal's Jason Quigley 10th win out of 10

Mar 26th 2016, 9:19 AM 10,392 Views 7 Comments

‘El Animal’ tore into Lopez with clinical body shots.

# kidney-failure - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

Squash player has second thoughts over plans to sell kidney to fund tournament entry
# Kidney Failure
From The42
# Kidney Failure

Squash player has second thoughts over plans to sell kidney to fund tournament entry

Jan 12th 2016, 12:20 PM 10,048 Views 298 Comments

The 23-year old had been frustrated with a lack of sponsorship.

# kidney-failure - Tuesday 13 August, 2013

All Blacks legend Jonah Lomu reveals he almost died at 2011 World Cup
# Kidney Failure
From The42
# Kidney Failure

All Blacks legend Jonah Lomu reveals he almost died at 2011 World Cup

Aug 13th 2013, 9:02 AM 6,512 Views 3 Comments

The man that set the rugby world alight in 1995 was hospitalised for two weeks after starring in the tournament’s opening ceremony.

# kidney-failure - Sunday 2 June, 2013

C-section approved for seriously ill pregnant woman denied abortion in El Salvador
# Pregnancy
# Pregnancy

C-section approved for seriously ill pregnant woman denied abortion in El Salvador

Jun 2nd 2013, 5:15 PM 14,597 Views 60 Comments

A 22-year-old critically ill pregnant woman, whose foetus has been given no chance of surviving, has been denied an abortion after judges rejected her lawyers’ appeal that the pregnancy was life-threatening.

# kidney-failure - Thursday 2 May, 2013

SARS-like virus kills 5 people in Saudi Arabia
# Saudi Arabia
# Saudi Arabia

SARS-like virus kills 5 people in Saudi Arabia

May 2nd 2013, 7:41 AM 5,740 Views 15 Comments

The virus, known as novel coronavirus, was first detected in mid-2012 and is a cousin of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS).

# kidney-failure - Wednesday 3 April, 2013

Column: I gave a kidney to my husband to save his life
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: I gave a kidney to my husband to save his life

Apr 3rd 2013, 7:00 AM 528 Views 13 Comments

When Anna Costello learned her husband needed a kidney transplant she volunteered to donate one of hers. Here, she explains why she is “thankful every day” about her decision.

# kidney-failure - Friday 3 June, 2011

Eight things you need to know about the new, deadly E.coli outbreak
# E-coli
# E-coli

Eight things you need to know about the new, deadly E.coli outbreak

Jun 3rd 2011, 9:23 AM 1,355 Views 0 Comments

Why is this strain more deadly than any we’ve seen before? And what can you do to make sure you don’t get it?