Monthly Archives: March 2013

My Kidney Punch: A Personal Survival Story

By Larry Blustein, Managing Editor, South Florida Sun Times In my 30 plus years as a newspaper columnist, I have done so many feel good stories about survivors – and in that time – have never thought about what would … Continue reading

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7 Life Lessons We Can Learn From Our Kidneys

1) Teamwork. The kidneys and the heart work together to get the blood pumped throughout the body and cleaned properly. Similarly, it often takes two or more people, each contributing their expertise, to complete any job. The benefit of the … Continue reading

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Statins and the Kidneys

By Lynda Szczech, MD, Immediate past president of the National Kidney Foundation A headline such as “Your medicines can cause harm to your kidneys” gets your attention, right?  But the headline of “the decision to take a medicine is a … Continue reading

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Making Dash Delicious

By Jessica Goldman Foung D-A-S-H. When these four letters come together, they can have a multitude of meanings. In the dictionary, the term “dashing” refers to something elegant in appearance. In cooking, a “dash” implies the addition of a flavor-enhancing … Continue reading

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