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By radio detection and ranging Staff

Tom Brady is not only getting ready to play in the Super Bowl. The New England Patriots quarterback is trying to save the life of his beloved football mentor Tom Martinez by spreading the word he needs a kidney transplant.

Martinez, who coached at the College of San Mateo until 2005, met Brady when Tom was just 13 years-old and has been a factor in… Continue reading Tom Brady Helping Football Mentor Find Kidney Transplant

By radio detection and ranging Staff

Mariah Carey’s husband Nick Cannon is being held in an Aspen, Colorado hospital with “mild kidney failure,” the singer wrote on Twitter Wednesday.

The message was accompanied by a pic of she and the America’s Got Talent host in a hospital bed.

“We’re trying to be as festive as possible under the circumstances but please keep Nick in your thoughts because this is very painful,”… Continue reading Mariah Carey: Please Pray For Nick Cannon, Hospitalized After Mild Kidney Failure

Depression may heighten risk of kidney failure

depressed 150x150 Depression may heighten risk of kidney failureDepression, already implicated in cardiac disease, is also a factor in the increased risk of developing kidney failure. Lead investigator Willem Kop, neuropsychologist at the University of Tilburg, the Netherlands, and colleagues studied 5,785 people from four counties across the US for 10 years. Investigators examined whether depression predicted the onset of kidney disease or [...] Continue reading Depression may heighten risk of kidney failure

Tracy Morgan Kidney Transplant

Tracy Morgan is celebrating the holiday season with a new kidney. Not as great as an iPad, but still quite a big delivery! (We kid. We kid.) The SNL alum is recovering after undergoing a kidney transplant on Dec. 10, Entertainment Weekly reported Monday. “Tracy is doing well and taking some much needed time to [...] Continue reading Tracy Morgan Kidney Transplant

30 Rock” star Tracy Morgan is recovering from a kidney transplant. A statement released Monday by Morgan’s publicist says Morgan is doing well and … Continue reading '30 Rock' star Morgan undergoes kidney transplant