Health & Family

February 16, 2014 10:40 PM

Kidney donors face increased, but small, risks

For the roughly 6,000 people each year who give up a kidney to someone in need of a transplant in the United States, a new study finds that generosity may come at a price: a roughly tenfold increased risk of kidney failure in the 15 years following their donation.

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