Artificial kidney in development by Kitchener startup

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Artificial kidney in development by Kitchener startup

Qidni Labs, a startup company based in downtown Kitchener, is building an artificial kidney and portable dialysis machine to help improve the lives and survival rates of kidney failure patients.
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CBC Radio Now or Never: Let's Talk About Organ Donation

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Let's Talk About Organ Donation: Full Episode

CBC Radio Now or Never: At this moment, 4,600 Canadians are living in limbo, as they wait for a life-saving organ transplant. Most Canadians – 90 per cent – say they support the idea of organ donation; yet, less than 25 per cent have registered to do it. And every year, hundreds of people die, while waiting for an organ. On this Now or Never, we take you into the lives of people who are directly impacted by the fact that Canada has one of the lowest organ donation rates in the world.
Listen to the full episode here. . . .

Transplant Education Evening: Kitchener

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Transplant Education Evening: Kitchener

KITCHENER — Join us for an evening of learning about kidney transplantation. View Explore Transplant video two and hear first hand stories from transplant ambassadors who are kidney donors and recipients.

Organ donation registration increase due to Humbolt tragedy

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