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Wednesday, January 16, 2013

The dialysis dilemma: urgent need vs. overtaxed system

Brooke Nicols, an 18-year-old from Olympia, dialyzes at Seattle Children's hospital. She's on the list for a kidney transplant. When she was 10 a CT scan revealed she had only one kidney. Last summer that one began to fail.