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It Takes a Village

Kenneth Moritsugu | Posted 06.16.2016 | Impact
Kenneth Moritsugu

Our family lost two beautiful lives, and we ended up saving eight others through the miracle of transplantation. For any donation to happen, there needs to be perfect coordination across healthcare professionals, from donor hospital nurses to administrators to organ recovery coordinators to transplant centers. Unfortunately, there are as many times when that doesn't work as when it does.

Fighting The Fight (For Chris)

Amy D. Waterman, Ph.D. | Posted 04.25.2016 | Impact
Amy D. Waterman, Ph.D.

When I was at the TED Conference this year in Vancouver, I had a lot of big picture conversations about how best to solve the kidney donor shortage. P...

Why You Should Choose to Say 'Yes' to Organ Donation

Michaela Shelley | Posted 07.01.2015 | Impact
Michaela Shelley

I want to live to a day where no one has to die because the call for a new organ didn't come in time. A transplant can extend a patients life for several months but also possibly several years.

Married to a Machine

Rym Tina Ghazal | Posted 06.23.2015 | Healthy Living
Rym Tina Ghazal

My father had an announcement to make. Looking sheepishly at my mother and I, he said: "For three times a week, I will be away most of the day with s...

Good News About Organ Transplantation and Kidney Disease

Leslie Spry, M.D., FACP | Posted 07.02.2013 | Healthy Living
Leslie Spry, M.D., FACP

Researchers created an artificial rat kidney in the laboratory that was then transplanted into another rat and ultimately produced urine -- a huge advance in the field of bioengineering.

Do Art Gallery Practices Constitute Restraint of Trade?

Daniel Grant | Posted 12.01.2012 | Arts
Daniel Grant

Discrimination on the basis of lack of wealth or renown, on the other hand, only seems snobbish but isn't illegal. The economic concept covering these practices of the art trade is that of "market externality," which refers to positive and negative byproducts of consumption.

WATCH: Teen Sings His Way Off Of Tough College Waiting List

The Huffington Post | Alyssa Creamer | Posted 06.19.2012 | College

As Michael Jackson would say, "Tee hee!" A revamped version of a classic tune by the Jackson 5 helped a high school senior strike the right note with ...

For Years, There Was A Waiting List For Birkin Bags

Jesse Kornbluth | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Jesse Kornbluth

Beyonce got some sweet gifts yesterday. Her husband, Jay-Z, was spotted shopping at Hermes' plush Madison Avenue boutique on Christmas Eve. A spy repo...