Kristi's Gift | NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

A mother & daughter’s journey through kidney disease and donation

Thursday, Aug 11, 2011

Wife Gives the Ultimate Gift

Wife Gives the Ultimate Gift

Wow, talk about your gift that keeps on giving. Yeah, yeah, clichéd but appropriate.

Wednesday, Jul 27, 2011

Most Organ Donors May Not Be on List

Most Organ Donors May Not Be on List

Thousands of potential organ donors are not on Texas's official donor registry -- even though they think they are.

Tuesday, Mar 15, 2011

Rapid Growth of For-Profit Dialysis Centers

Rapid Growth of For-Profit Dialysis Centers

As the number of patients who need dialysis has grown, so has the number of for-profit facilities in urban areas.

Thursday, Aug 11, 2011

Woman Donates Kidney to Best Friend of 20 Years

Woman Donates Kidney to Best Friend of 20 Years

Two best friends are a perfect match in every way.

Thursday, Aug 11, 2011

Dallas Organ Recipient Finishes Ironman Triathlon

Dallas Organ Recipient Finishes Ironman Triathlon

Anyone who attempts an Ironman triathlon deserves a medal. That's a 2.4 mile swim, cycling 112 miles and then running a full marathon. But a North Texas man who got a kidney transplant crossed the finish...

Wednesday, Aug 10, 2011

Twittering Transplant

Twittering Transplant

Children's Medical Center and UT Southwestern make Internet history by tweeting status updates during a kidney transplant.

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Transgender Wrestler's State Bid Spotlights Texas Policy
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