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  1. Columbia dialysis unit destroyed in 2014 tornado reopensRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    It was rebuilt on the site of the old unit, which was destroyed when an EF-3 tornado struck on December 23rd, 2014. "It's great to be back here, from the standpoint of the staff, from the standpoint of the patients, who've been having to drive to Tylertown or Silver Creek or Hattiesburg to have their dialysis treatment, now they're able to have it back at home," said Jon Thornton, nephrologist with Hattiesburg Clinic.

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  2. Actress Bijou Phillips Hospitalized, in Need of Kidney TransplantRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | SFGate

    According to TMZ , the 36-year-old actress was rushed to a hospital in Santa Barbara, California, on Wednesday night due to a complication of her ongoing kidney disease. Phillips' representatives revealed on Thursday that the actress has been battling the disease for the last five years, recently undergoing dialysis treatments.

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  3. RPT-UPDATE 1-Dialysis service provider DaVita's profit beats estimatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Reuters

    Feb 16 DaVita Inc reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit on Thursday as demand rose for its kidney care services. The U.S. dialysis service provider's shares were up 2.61 percent at $66.30 in after-market trading.

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  4. Partnership to Improve Access to Kidney HealthcareRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Hudson Valley Press

    The NAACP announced that, with support from Baxter International Inc., it is launching a series of town hall events in communities across the country to improve knowledge about kidney disease and dialysis treatment options for African Americans. Baxter's support will enable the project to bring needed information about prevention and treatment of kidney disease to African Americans, whose rates of chronic kidney disease and end-stage renal disease continue to rise at alarming rates.

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  5. UPDATE 1-Dialysis service provider DaVita's profit beats estimatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Reuters

    The U.S. dialysis service provider's shares were up 2.61 percent at $66.30 in after-market trading. The results come amid growing controversy over attempts by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to prevent dialysis providers from using premium assistance from outside charities to steer patients into Obamacare individual insurance plans instead of Medicare or Medicaid to receive higher payments for medical services.

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  6. Valentine's Day CoupleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | The Victoria Advocate

    On Valentine's Day 1981, Anna Morales held the brim of a white sun hat in one hand and, in the other hand, her newlywed husband Ralph Morales as they walked out of Grace Lutheran Church. After 36 years, Anna, 60, and Ralph, 59, say their love is a bond that has endured multiple strokes, two amputations and countless dialysis treatments.

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  7. Colorado immigrants forced to wait until the brink of death to get kidney careRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Denver Post

    By the time Maria Lopez is sick enough to qualify for emergency kidney dialysis, she can hardly catch her breath, her head is pounding and she's throwing up. It feels, she said, like her "days are numbered."

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  8. West Columbia woman shows love to friend by donating her kidneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... who has been an acquaintance of Rogers since high school, has been struggling with Lupus and currently requires dialysis treatments three times a week. "The last time I checked I was having 17 percent kidney function and that's when I decided to get ...

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  9. Zacks Investment Research Upgrades Fresenius Medical Care Corporation (FMS) to "Buy"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Daily Political

    ... "Fresenius Medical Care provides a range of products for both treatment modalities, hemmodialysis and peritoneal dialysis, and is a full service provider of dialysis care. They provide dialysis treatment and related laboratory and diagnostic ...

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  10. CLUB - Streator KiwanisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | The Times

    ... Medicare and Medicaid are accepted. The wound care program is now available. It also offers in-house dialysis treatment, with room for 12 patients. The facility has 95 beds available but can be set up for 103. The activity department does cooking to ...

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  11. Dialysis Clinic, Inc. (DCI) completes construction of new facility in New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | PR Log

    Feb. 8, 2017 - PRLog -- DCI New Orleans East anticipates treating dialysis patients in its new location at 2077 Caton St., Ste. A, on March 1. "We are very excited for the public to see our new facility," said Kassidy Addison, MS-HCM, Senior Operations Director over the New Orleans area.

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  12. Fresenius Medical Care Corporation (FMS) Upgraded at Zacks Investment ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | IntersportsWire

    ... "Fresenius Medical Care provides a range of products for both treatment modalities, hemmodialysis and peritoneal dialysis, and is a full service provider of dialysis care. They provide dialysis treatment and related laboratory and diagnostic ...

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  13. Study: Immigrants here illegally must suffer to receive care for kidney diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Denver Post

    By the time Maria Lopez is sick enough to qualify for emergency kidney dialysis, she can hardly catch her breath, her head is pounding and she's throwing up. It feels, she said, like her "days are numbered."

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  14. Kidney donor meets teen recipient to celebrate successful surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... a long journey. Noah made the 280-mile roundtrip from Napanee, Indiana to IU Health Riley Hospital for Children for dialysis treatment. He did that three times a week for more than six years. Jane Forbes volunteered to give Noah her kidney. She ...

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  15. Worldwide Dialysis Products and Services Market by Type & Growth with Forcast 2014-20.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | SBWire

    According to the National Institutes of Health, the worldwide number of patients with chronic kidney disease is rising rapidly and is expected to rise by approximately 5% to 8% annually. Increasing prevalence of diabetes and hypertension are the two primary causes of end stage renal disease in major developing countries like China, Brazil and India and is also contributing to the growth of overall dialysis products and services market.

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  16. Medical seating manufacturer marks 25 years of significant growthRead the original story

    Monday Feb 6 | World News Report

    ... our products," said Keeslar. "What matters most to a cancer patient receiving chemo, a patient sitting through a dialysis treatment, a new mother in an OB unit or a loved one sleeping nearby will all differ. Helping our customers create a positive ...

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  17. After finding donor - Woman seeks help to do kidney transplantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | The Gleaner

    After seven years of dialysis treatment, in 2013 Jacqueline Hill finally found someone who was willing to donate one of her kidneys. Beaming with a new sense of hope, Hill and the kidney donor, who she refers to as her 'God sent sister' Juvel Morris, embarked on raising the US$250,000 required to have the kidney transplant done in the United States.

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  18. Researchers study care for undocumented immigrants with kidney failureRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | PhysOrg Weblog

    By failing to provide scheduled dialysis treatments to undocumented immigrants with kidney failure, states pay higher costs for care and the patients face greater pain and psychological distress, according to a new study appearing in the latest issue of the journal JAMA Internal Medicine . "The Illness Experience of Undocumented Immigrants Receiving Emergent-Only Hemodialysis," was conducted over a 12-month period by researchers from Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, University of Denver and The Hastings Center.

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  19. Endothelial Colony Forming Cells (ECFCs) in murine AKI -...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 5 | BioMed Central

    ... of AKI also ensues from the underlying disease or etiology. Thus, mortality may range from 30-50%, even if dialysis treatment has been initiated [ ]. Another problem that arises in the mid- to long-term is an increased risk for chronic kidney ...

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  20. Jamaica ready for health and wellness tourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 5 | Caribbean News Now!

    President of JAMPRO, Diane Edwards ; Communications Manager at JAMPRO, Keneshia Nooks , and Director of Zierlich International, Dainty Powell, listen to an address at the launch of Zierlich International Dialysis Centre in Montego Bay on February 2. Photo: Garwin Davis By Garwin Davis MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica -- President of Jamaica Promotions Corporation , Diane Edwards, says the country's medical talent pool is at a stage where a successful launch into the health and wellness tourism market can be done.

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