Kidney Donations

'I Don't Need Two Kidneys To Sit At Home And Knit'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.03.2014 | UK

An 86-year-old woman has donated her kidney at a UK hospital, saying that she did not need two kidneys to watch television and sit at home knitting. ...

Kidney Donation Rekindles Love Affair For Couple Who Split 20 Years Ago

Ross Parry | Sara C Nelson | Posted 25.07.2013 | UK

A couple who split 20 years ago have rekindled their romance – after he donated her a kidney. Gordon Henry, 53, and Jo Macfarlane, 44, separated...

WATCH: Scientists 'Grow' Functioning Kidney

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 15.04.2013 | UK Tech

Scientists in America have come one step coser to the dream of growing human organs in a lab by successfully engineering a working rat kidney. Rese...

'Please Sir, Can I Have A Kidney?'

PA | Posted 31.08.2012 | UK

A controversial website offering patients the chance to plead for kidney donations will launch in the UK tomorrow. The US version of the Matching D...

#creativesupport - Be Part of the Solution

Graeme Keeton | Posted 07.09.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Graeme Keeton

A few years ago, my dad lost a kidney because of misdiagnosed kidney stones. He was annoyed, and so was I, but there was no naming and shaming and no demand for compensation.

83-Year-Old Becomes UK's Oldest Kidney Donor

PA | Posted 16.07.2012 | UK

An 83-year-old man has achieved a double by becoming the oldest living kidney donor in the UK and the oldest person in the country to give a kidney to...

Boy Who Can't Eat Chips Offered Hope By Kidney Donor Gran

Posted 09.03.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Source: SWNS A four-year-old boy who is only allowed to eat one chip per month is set to have his life transformed by a 48-year-old kidney - donate...