Black Market Kidney Broker, Levy Izhak Rosenbaum, Released From PrisonThe first person convicted in federal court of profiting from the illegal sale of human organs is out of prison.
AG: L.I. 'Scam Artist' Duped Customers With Kidney Transplant ServiceA Long Island "scam artist" has agreed to close up shop after authorities said he charged desperate customers to facilitate kidney donations, a violation of state and federal law.
Women Credit Faith With Linking Them For Kidney TransplantA woman suffering from an incurable kidney disease had her prayers for a transplant answered by a fellow member of her New Jersey church.
Kidney Transplant For Bronx Man Whose Sister Died In Surgery Now Postponed It’s been a devastating ordeal for Roberto Medina, but his family is still hoping for a happy ending.
Hicksville Woman Says She Was Fired After Donating Kidney To Help BossDebbie Stevens has filed a complaint claiming she was fired after a donating her kidney to allow her boss to move up on a transplant waiting list.
NYC Father Of Two Needs A Home To Get Life-Saving Kidney TransplantWithout a permanent home, New York Presbyterian rules state they can't perform the kidney transplant surgery Octavio Estevez desperately needs to stay alive.
Stories From Main Street: Park Ridge H.S. Goalie Helps Little Boy With Rare DiseaseWinning isn't everything. Park Ridge High School senior Sean McCan was motivated by so much more this soccer season.
HealthWatch: Heart DialysisMore than 1.25 million times a year, someone has a heart attack in this country. Most will actually survive a first heart attack but often with damage to the heart muscle, damage that eventually, perhaps years later, catches up with the victim and causes heart failure.
Former Mr. Universe Gets New Lease On Life With Kidney Transplant At North Shore University HospitalAs part of a three-way kidney exchange at North Shore University Hospital in Manhasset, former Mr. Universe Steve Michalik got a new chance at living.
Brooklyn Man In Desperate Need Of A KidneyA Brooklyn man has had more than his share of misery and now he’s doing his best to survive because he has a lot to live for.
Determined Seaford Mom Donates Kidney To SonA Seaford mom decided to go on a campaign of diet and exercise in order to give her son a new kidney.