My best friend did. She traveled to the Dominican Republic because they do not do it here in the US. She feels MUCH better...more energy. She is not back to her pre-heart problem days however. She also does not get a lot of support in our medical community. I think if transplant is an option, that should be tried first. She is glad she did it though.
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In your opinion, how effective is dialysis in comparison with a kidney transplant? A kidney transplant from a living donor in comparison with a cadaver?
What are the health risks of kidney donation , specifically kidney, from the donors prospective?
Is it common for donor health to decline after donation?
Do you anticipate the number of kidney donors going up or down in the next 10 years?
Do you think there will be an end to the shortage of kidney donors in The United States?
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