By John Ericson | Wed, 10/16/2013 - 17:16
Lingering effects of the recession are prompting Americans to turn to their own bodies for economic security.
By Ashik Siddique | Thu, 06/06/2013 - 18:50
A Virginia kidney dialysis patient with end-stage renal failure was the first United States recipient of a bioengineered blood vessel implant.
By Ashik Siddique | Mon, 04/29/2013 - 20:15
Brad Lesley, the former MLB player who starred in 1990s sports films like Space Jam and Little Big League, has died of kidney failure at 54 after several months of dialysis.
By Christine Hsu | Tue, 12/18/2012 - 09:19
A new surgical procedure that uses bursts of radio waves to destroy overactive nerves around the kidneys could help treat patients with uncontrollable high blood pressure whose condition cannot be controlled with medication.
By Makini Brice | Mon, 08/27/2012 - 11:51
The intended recipient has end-stage renal disease.