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The strength inside: Overpowering mitochondrial disease

A mitochondrial problem in the body can be so powerful, it left an energetic, happy 3-year-old unable to stand just hours after skipping through the door. Learn more about this disease for Mitochondrial Disease Awareness Week this September.

New Kidney. New Life.

It’s been 25 years since Ardell Howard’s kidney transplant, and she credits AU Health and, of course, her kidney for giving her a new lease on life.

Daughter gives dad the best Father’s Day gift ever!

For the rest of his life, Michael Gray will always have a part of his daughter inside him. Specifically, one of the kidneys she donated to him to save his life. “I love my father, and I was willing to do anything to see him live a happy and healthy...

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