Donating unites us – Spanish Hospital of La Plata

To speak of Donation and Transplantation is to consider the health and well-being of another. It is to raise awareness and promote values ​​such as: solidarity, care and empathy. For this reason, every May 30, in our country, the National Day of organ and tissue donation, established by the INCUCAI, is commemorated. This date is […]

World Kidney Day 2022: 6 amazing foods for your kidneys | Health

World Kidney Day 2022: Taking care of kidneys and improving their function requires a dedicated effort. Staying hydrated and eating a healthy diet free of sodium and salt can support kidney health in a big way. If you are someone who’s addicted to junk food, it’s high time you get rid of these faulty eating […]

Pig kidney: Woman receives transplant, milestone in medicine

A historic advance in medicine was recorded in the United States, when some surgeons succeeded in transplanting, for the first time, a kidney from a pig to a human. The project was carried out in a brain-dead woman, before being disconnected and had an experimental nature. You may be interested in: Employers will be able […]

Colorado woman who won’t get vaccinated denied kidney transplant

Related video above: Who should get the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine booster shot?When a Colorado woman found out her hospital wouldn’t approve her kidney transplant surgery until she got the COVID-19 vaccine, she was left with a difficult decision pitting her health needs against her religious beliefs.Leilani Lutali, a born-again Christian, went with her faith.Even though […]