Kidney

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...

Quackery From the British Dietetic Association and BBC Newsbeat on High Protein Intakes

Aidan Goggins | Posted 04.11.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Aidan Goggins

This week we got to witness the apogee of bad science in the form of the British Dietetic Association (BDA) resurrecting the old wives tale of how high protein intake is damaging for health, most notably causing kidney damage, through the medium of BBC Newsbeat.

Widow Died After Surgeon Removed Liver Instead Of Kidney

PA | Posted 12.01.2012 | UK

A widow died on the operating table when a surgeon tried to remove a liver instead of a kidney in a fatal mix-up, an inquest has heard. Retired ac...