A Racial Gap in Kidney Transplants Closes But Work Remains
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A Racial Gap in Kidney Transplants Closes But Work Remains

Lindsey Tanner, ASSOCIATED PRESS   CHICAGO (AP) — A racial gap in kidney transplants appears…

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Doctors Design Mini Dialysis Machine for Babies
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Doctors Design Mini Dialysis Machine for Babies

MARIA CHENG, AP Medical Writer LONDON (AP) — Doctors in Italy have designed a miniature…

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For Diabetics, Health Risks Fall Sharply
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For Diabetics, Health Risks Fall Sharply

[New York Times] Federal researchers on Wednesday reported the first broad national picture of progress…

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Controlling Other Health Issues Reduces Kidney Disease Risk
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Controlling Other Health Issues Reduces Kidney Disease Risk

Keeping your blood pressure, blood sugar and cholesterol in check reduces the risk of developing…

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Who Lives and Who Dies: African Americans and Organ Transplants
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Who Lives and Who Dies: African Americans and Organ Transplants

by William Covington Special to the NNPA from Our Weekly “We do not defeat death with…

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