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  • Marvin Gaye III Recovering After Kidney Transplant

    Jun 2, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *The son of late R&B icon Marvin Gaye is recovering at home after a successful kidney transplant. A rep for Marvin Gaye III says he underwent surgery at UCLA Medical Center last week. Barbara Cole says donor Rick Greene of Cincinnati was moved to offer his kidney after seeing Gaye’s plea for help on “Entertainment […]

  • Marvin Gaye’s Son Desperately Needs a New Kidney

    Sep 26, 13 by EURpublisher02 7 Comments

    *Marvin Gaye III is suffering from kidney failure and is seeking a donated organ for transplant. The son of late singer Marvin Gaye announced earlier this week that he’s been receiving dialysis for renal failure for three years and he’s having trouble finding a suitable match for a transplant. He said he is going public […]

  • Marvin Gaye III Seeks Donor for Kidney Transplant

    Feb 29, 12 by EurPublisher 4 Comments

    *Marvin Gaye III is going public regarding with a devastating and life threatening health condition that requires him to have a kidney transplant and he’s appealing for a donor. Immediately below is Gaye’s personal appeal to pass on the word about his deteriorating health followed by the press release itself. “Please forward this to all […]

  • Tracy Morgan on Collapse: ‘Superman Ran Into Kryptonite’

    Jan 23, 12 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment

    *Tracy Morgan is making light of his hospitalization at Utah’s Sundance Film Festival and confirmed he would be returning to work shooting “30 Rock” on Tuesday (Jan. 24). As previously reported, the comic was taken to the Park City Medical Center after collapsing at an awards ceremony at the festival, according to reports. Morgan was […]

  • We Remember: Former NFL Running Back Ron Springs Dies at 54

    May 13, 11 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Former Dallas Cowboys running back Ron Springs, who spent the past four years in a coma after losing oxygen during a 2007 operation, has died without ever regaining consciousness. He was 54. Former Cowboys teammate Everson Walls, who donated a kidney to Springs for a transplant, says the Springs family informed him that his friend […]

  • Rappers Need Kidneys Too: Campaign Launched by BO$$

    May 4, 11 by Brittney M. Walker 3 Comments

    *Former Def Jam artist, Lichelle “BO$$” Laws, 42, has decided to use everyone’s favorite social media site to educate fans, followers, and hip hop heads about renal disease, which prevents kidneys from filtering toxins and other wastes from the blood.  And it’s personal because she actually suffers from it. According to allhiphop.com, the Detroit born […]