The country's march out of poverty has changed its diet, and the result could be devastating
New NHS guidelines say 12,000 deaths could be prevented if patients have their kidneys checked
Norman Palmer, 57, died in hospital on the island after suffering respiratory problems
The giant wing has suffered from a rare kidney illness since 1995 and after having a transplant in 2004, nearly died having suffered a serious renal failure
Nasa is funding the development of printed food with an eye on the long-haul, long-stay space missions of the future
One of the first people to launch a legal action against News International over phone hacking has donated a kidney to a journalist she met while he was covering the case.
Schmidt was appointed yesterday
A synthetic kidney made from a patient’s own skin cells might soon be ready for the first human transplant following the creation of a similar artificial organ in laboratory animals, scientists said today.
Ireland announce team for Saturday's match in Rome
The 29-year-old succeeded Brian O'Driscoll as skipper
Ireland meet France this weekend
Ireland play Scotland at Murrayfield this weekend
Trekkies on Reddit face divided loyalties as William Shatner, former captain of the SS Enterprise, has cast judgement on the popular forum, claiming it fosters bigotry and racism.
With his future tied to Ireland's fate in this Six Nations, coach Declan Kidney has stuck with his strongest hand for the potential Grand Slam decider with England on Sunday.
He’s 83 years old, but after his wife died, Nicholas Crace decided he wanted to give someone else a second chance. Here, he tells how he gave a kidney to a stranger in her 60s
Roxio wowed the world in March 2011, with their first entry into the video game capture card market. The Roxio Game Capture was an inexpensive solution for gamers wanting to record and share their gameplay online.