Thirty-three years and two kidney transplants later ...

Ellen Munson got her first donated kidney in 1986. Her own kidneys had been destroyed, presumably by a serious infection called polynephritis, and she had been on dialysis for five years. Every day, Ellen was grateful to the family who had lost a beloved child and chose to donate her kidney to a stranger. She had hoped the transplant would last forever, but knew it would not....more

Mike needs a kidney.

(As previously published on The Fourth Frog Blog) ...more

WVFC Monday World News Newsmix

In the third week since the Israeli military began attacking Gaza in "Operation Cast Lead," the women of Neve Shalom / Wāħat as-Salām--a cooperative town in the "no man's land" along the Israel-Palestine border--are mak ...more

Kidney Tranplant Needed! Can you help? Part II

I have been trying in my own small way to find a kidney donor for my friend.  She is a beautiful woman that lives near by in the resort my husband and I have chosen as our winter home. ...more

Barbara's Travels...at home in the world! ...more

Kidney Tranplant Needed! Can you help?

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Barbara's Travels...at home in the world! ...more