Kidney Donation

New Israeli program finds donors for kidney transplant patients

New Israeli program finds donors for kidney transplant patients

Program using advanced software to help patients suffering from complications resulting from past transplants to find suitable donors.Marcy Oster, JTA, 1/31/2019, 5:06 PM
Chabad rabbi who gave kidney to stranger gives liver to another

Chabad rabbi who gave kidney to stranger gives liver to another

New Jersey Chabad rabbi who donated one of his kidneys to a stranger now donates part of liver to another.Marcy Oster, JTA, 1/3/2019, 4:20 PM
NY man looking for kidney makes plea on Times Square billboard

NY man looking for kidney makes plea on Times Square billboard

50-year-old Marc Weiner survived cancer - but lost both his kidneys, forcing him to endure regular dialysis treatments.JTA, 9/2/2018, 8:34 PM
Rosh Yeshiva's wife donates kidney – after her son did the same

Rosh Yeshiva's wife donates kidney – after her son did the same

Rabbanit Naomi Shapira, mother of 11, is well-known in the religious-Zionist community for her classes on Jewish marriage and sanctity.Hillel Fendel, 3/19/2017, 8:51 PM
How much does a kidney cost in Iran?

How much does a kidney cost in Iran?

While western world citizens wait for years for a kidney transplant, Iran touts its own solution: Legal organ trade.Rachel Kaplan, 8/25/2016, 4:14 PM
Haredi woman drops 75 pounds to donate her kidney

Haredi woman drops 75 pounds to donate her kidney

Woman overcomes every possible obstacle to donate one of her kidneys - to a complete stranger.David Rosenberg, 7/21/2016, 12:30 PM
Chance Encounter Saves 64 Lives

Chance Encounter Saves 64 Lives

A rabbi’s encounter with a sick teenager leads him to campaign for live organ donation – saving 64 lives.Maayana Miskin, 3/25/2012, 8:18 PM
Chabad Rabbi Donates Kidney, 'Act of Caring'

Chabad Rabbi Donates Kidney, 'Act of Caring'

A Chabad-Lubavitch rabbi in New Jersey has donated his kidney to a Jewish man living on a secular moshav in Israel. Hana Levi Julian, 1/12/2012, 1:37 PM