Monthly Archives: May 2015

Running for Organ Donation

Sally Matos started running late in life, participating in her first half marathon in 2010 at the age of 52. She fell in love with the sport and quickly began to build up her base and cross races off her … Continue reading

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Transplant Surgeon to Walk 26 Miles for Kidney Disease Awareness

A kidney transplant surgeon has pledged to walk 26 miles on May 23, 2015, to raise awareness of the 26 million Americans living with kidney disease. Dr. Charles Modlin, of Shaker Heights, OH, is a transplant surgeon and urologist at … Continue reading

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Down a Kidney, Running a 10K

For Terence Hickey, 27, the hardest part of donating a kidney was staying off his feet. “The process itself wasn’t as grueling as I thought it would be, but being so active, it is tough staying in bed,” he said. … Continue reading

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