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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Amber Alert for 10-Year-Old Taken at Gunpoint: Dallas PD

Amber Alert for 10-Year-Old Taken at Gunpoint: Dallas PD

Dallas police have issued an Amber Alert for a 10-year-old child taken from a home Monday during a robbery at gunpoint.

Vigil Monday for Firefighter Killed in Hit-and-Run

Vigil Monday for Firefighter Killed in Hit-and-Run

Preparations are underway to remember a beloved White Settlement firefighter killed this weekend in a deadly hit-and-run crash.

Manziel Rep: Attorney Who Sent Errant Text to AP Resigns

Manziel Rep: Attorney Who Sent Errant Text to AP Resigns

Johnny Manziel's spokeswoman says an attorney who accidently sent The Associated Press a text message with details related to the Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback's domestic violence case has resigned from the...

Supreme Court Strikes Down Texas Abortion Clinic Regulations

Supreme Court Strikes Down Texas Abortion Clinic Regulations

The Supreme Court has struck down Texas' widely replicated regulation of abortion clinics in the court's biggest abortion case in nearly a quarter century.

Dump Trump Movement Planning for Convention Floor Fight

Dump Trump Movement Planning for Convention Floor Fight

The grassroots movement aimed at ousting Donald Trump at the Republican National Convention is planning for a convention floor fight, hiring staff, establishing a command center in Cleveland and rolling out ads...

Officers To Be Recognized for Finding Stolen Dog

Officers To Be Recognized for Finding Stolen Dog

The Fort Worth police officers who returned a stolen dog to his rightful owners last month will be recognized at a City Council meeting Tuesday.