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Mediterranean diet can preserve transplanted kidneys, suggests study

The study took accounts from 632 adult kidney transplant recipients with atleast an year old functioning donor kidney over roughlyf 5 years.

07 Jan 2020 11:52 AM

Hindu, Muslim couples undergo kidney swap transplant in Punjab

A kidney exchange, or a kidney swap occurs when a living kidney donor is incompatible with the recipient.

29 May 2019 6:37 PM

Kidney transplants often fail; here’s why

Many kidney transplants fail due to genetic incompatibility.

16 May 2019 4:05 PM

Like Uber, but for organs: First kidney delivered by drone in US

The drone, which required a special clearance from aviation regulators, took off at 1:00 am on April 19 and flew at a height of 400 feet.

02 May 2019 8:54 AM

HIV positive patients donates kidney for the first time

In US, first kidney transplant from living donor with HIV.

29 Mar 2019 12:49 PM


Study finds impact of obesity on kidney transplant outcomes

Transplantation for many obese patients will have a significant impact on quality of life and longevity for these patients.

26 Oct 2018 3:49 PM

JJ dean to be summoned in kidney racket

The investigators need further clarity on what led to the delay in either clearing the request or delaying it after the coordination committee met.

04 Oct 2018 1:59 AM

Accused claims hospital involved

The accused have been sent to ACB custody till Thursday for further investigation.

03 Oct 2018 1:51 AM

Two accept bribe to move kidney transplant file, held

Savarkar and Salve, who were hand-in-glove, approached the patient’s family to get the file cleared for Rs 1.5 lakh.

03 Oct 2018 1:49 AM

Arun Jaitley to resume office in 3rd week of August

Jaitley, according to sources, is recovering well and will be able to assume the responsibilities of the Finance Ministry.

07 Aug 2018 5:02 PM


Brain dead patient’s kidneys transplanted, saves 2 lives

Once the patient was declared brain dead, his kidneys were immediately transplanted in two different people.

31 Jul 2018 6:19 AM

Risk stages for children with chronic kidney disease uncovered

Healthcare providers currently rely mainly on their own clinical experience.

25 Jul 2018 11:05 AM

Arun Jaitley returns home after kidney transplant, meets Finmin officials

After returning home, Union Minister Arun Jaitley held a meeting with the senior officials of the Finance ministry.

04 Jun 2018 8:09 PM

37-year-old has had 5 kidney transplants because his body dissolves the organs

While doctors said he was unlikely to have children, Darren defied all obstacles and went on to live a fulfilling life.

18 May 2018 2:06 PM

Jaitley undergoes successful kidney transplant at AIIMS

Jaitley, 65, was admitted to the hospital on Saturday and taken to the operation theatre at 8 am on Monday, the sources said.

14 May 2018 1:09 PM


World Lupus Day: Here's everything you need to know

Lupus was disease that caused Selena Gomez’s kidneys to fail and in 2017 she received kidney donation from actress friend Francia Raisa.

10 May 2018 5:26 PM

Push to better track living kidney donors' long-term health

While surgery always brings risks, donor deaths from the operation are rare.

30 Jan 2018 11:32 AM

Sarah Hyland slams pharmacy

The 27-year-old Modern Family star took to Twitter earlier this week to slam CVS pharmacy, reports

22 Dec 2017 12:22 AM

5L die each year due to lack of organs: Health ministry

Around 2L die due to liver issues and 50K due to heart diseases.

29 Aug 2017 1:33 AM

Man arrested in 2016 for forging doctors for transplant

The DHS cancelled the hospital’s license to conduct organ transplant operations in August 2016.

11 Aug 2017 12:54 AM