KIDNEY - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/KIDNEY News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Both former Ute stars, Ma’ake Kemoeatu retires to donate kidney to brother Chris http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58425721-89/kidney-ake-brother-ravens.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58425721-89/kidney-ake-brother-ravens.html.csp">Both former Ute stars, Ma’ake Kemoeatu retires to donate kidney to brother Chris</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">Staff and wire services</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-17T21:53:40.268-06:00">Updated Sep 17, 2014 09:53PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">On the field, their ex-teams are huge NFL rivals. Off the field, brothers Ma’ake (May-ah-kay) Kemoeatu (Kee-mo-ee-ah-tu), an ex-Baltimore Raven, and Chris Kemoeatu, an ex-Pittsburgh Steeler, are closer than close. When Chris’ pro football career was cut short because he needed a kidney transplant, his older brother, whose organ was good match, quit the Ravens and donated his kidney to his 31-year-old brother. University of Maryland Medical Center transplant surgeon Dr. Stephen Bartlett said Wedn...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58425721@www.sltrib.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 21:53:40 MDT AP sports reporter Christopher Duncan dies at 43 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58393347-77/duncan-sports-houston-chris.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58393347-77/duncan-sports-houston-chris.html.csp">AP sports reporter Christopher Duncan dies at 43</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-09T22:38:50.995-06:00">Updated Sep 9, 2014 10:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Houston • Christopher Duncan, a sports reporter for The Associated Press who covered the Houston Texans, Houston Rockets and the Kentucky Derby, has died at the age of 43. A Harris County sheriff’s deputy confirmed the death on Monday night. Duncan was found at his home, and a cause of death wasn’t released. He had recently returned to work after a kidney transplant. Duncan was a 20-year AP employee who started with the news cooperative as an editorial assistant in 1994 in Louisville, Kentucky. ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583933472014-09-09T22:38:50.995-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-09T22:38:50.995-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58393347@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Sep 2014 22:38:50 MDT Utah hepatitis C patient gets kidney with same virus http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58247993-78/kidney-hepatitis-galvan-campsen.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58247993-78/kidney-hepatitis-galvan-campsen.html.csp">Utah hepatitis C patient gets kidney with same virus</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By kristen moulton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-31T21:53:36.568-06:00">Updated Jul 31, 2014 09:53PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A West Jordan man who has hepatitis C went home from University of Utah Hospital Thursday with a new kidney, the first Utah patient to receive such an organ from a donor with the same virus. “It’s a new opportunity to live,” said Andres Galvan, 61, through a translator at a U. press briefing. Galvan had been undergoing dialysis for kidney failure for more than two years and had been on the kidney transplant list for a year. When he agreed to accept a kidney from a deceased out-of-state donor wit...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58247993@www.sltrib.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 21:53:36 MDT