organ donor http://iowapublicradio.org en Successful Kidney Donation Between Incompatible Donor-Recipient Pairs http://iowapublicradio.org/post/successful-kidney-donation-between-incompatible-donor-recipient-pairs <p>Today on <em>Talk of Iowa</em> we listen back to a conversation from last year, where in a three day period, five people received kidney transplants thanks to something called a kidney paired transplant chain.</p><p>We find out about this life saving chain of generosity and talk to a transplant surgeon, donors and recipients of kidney transplants. Also, we learn about an organization called <a href="http://myangelfoundation.org/">My Angel Foundation</a>, a non-profit focused on inspiring Iowans to become registered organ, eye and tissue donors.</p><p></p> Wed, 19 Mar 2014 21:32:36 +0000 Charity Nebbe & Emily Woodbury 37783 at http://iowapublicradio.org Successful Kidney Donation Between Incompatible Donor-Recipient Pairs Donating A Kidney http://iowapublicradio.org/post/donating-kidney <p>Just a few weeks ago in a three day period, five people received kidney transplants thanks to something called a kidney paired transplant chain. Today on Talk of Iowa, we find out about this life saving chain of generosity and talk to a transplant surgeon, donors and recipients of kidney transplants. Also, we learn about an organization called <a href="http://myangelfoundation.org/">My Angel Foundation</a>, a non-profit focused on inspiring Iowans to become registered organ, eye and tissue donors.</p> Thu, 21 Feb 2013 17:35:02 +0000 Charity Nebbe 15792 at http://iowapublicradio.org Donating A Kidney Heartwarming Stories of Life-changing Relationships http://iowapublicradio.org/post/heartwarming-stories-life-changing-relationships <p>Sometimes an action by one person can have a profound and wonderful effect on the life of another. Charity Nebbe talks with four people who share their stories of how someone else changed their life. They share stories of supportive and inventive mother, an inspiring artist, an organ donor and a loving husband.</p><p></p> Fri, 21 Dec 2012 17:10:30 +0000 Charity Nebbe 12363 at http://iowapublicradio.org Heartwarming Stories of Life-changing Relationships