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Sell A Kidney For Money
The kidneys are paired organs that lie on either side of the vertebral column. Part of their critical functions include the excretion of urine and removal of nitrogenous wastes products from the blood. They regulate acid-base, electrolyte, fluid balance and blood pressure. Through hormonal signals, the kidneys control the ...Read more
Selling a kidney: The hope act, signed in 2013, ended a decades-long ban on the transfer of hiv-positive organs to HIV patients in the usd. However, one cannot legally sell a kidney in the us. If you have any further questions, contact the nearest hospital to you with a transplant program for more information. Good luck. ...Read more
Against the law: Payment for an organ, or exchange of "valuable consideration" is prohibited by the National Organ Transplant Act (NOTA)in the US and be equivalent laws in all other countries except Iran where it is legal. But your expenses (travel, parking, childcare) can be legally covered. In the US, the govt and the asts are actively studying whether payment for such costs removes a reason not to donate ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have ureter structure. Not completely closed off. Dr won't see me, I owe money. Having severe edema. I hurt every day in my kidneys. I can't do work?
I've had a UTI for 2-3 days. I don't have any money for atleast another week. How long before this turns into a kidney infection? Anything i can do?
This thing I just saw on tv about nexium (esomeprazole) and Prilosec causing kidney problems is it true or is it just lawyers trying to make money? Like doc opinion
True: Nexium, (esomeprazole) Prilosec and Protonix are part of the category of medications called proton pump inhibitors (PPI), used to treat acid reflux (GERD). Long-term use (over 5 yrs) of PPI's can cause certain side effects: increased risk of getting vitamin B12 deficiency, osteoporosis, low magnesium, pneumonia, C diff infection and yes, decreased kidney function. Take lowest dosage for least amount of time. ...Read more