Kidney Donation

News for Kidney Donation

'We celebrate Tu B'Av every day'

'We celebrate Tu B'Av every day'

A year ago, Avi Bamberger saved his wife Colleen's life by donating a kidney to her.Nitzan Keidar, 15/08/2019 22:46
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, 31/01/2019 17:06
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, 03/01/2019 16:20
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, 02/09/2018 20:34
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, 19/03/2017 20:51
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, 25/08/2016 16:14
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, 21/07/2016 12:30
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, 25/03/2012 20:18
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, 12/01/2012 13:37