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Reduce the Risk for Needing a Transplant:

To reduce the risk for needing a transplant maintain healthy organs and tissue throughout life. Here are some tips:

Risk Factors For Organ Failure

Healthy Habits To Reduce Risk

Minorities At Greater Risk

Chronic Disease and Connection to Organ Failure


Health Information Sites:

CDC's Health Promotion Site

Child Care Nutrition

Department of Agriculture


Food and Drug Administration

Food and Nutrition Information Center

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive, and Kidney Diseases

President's Council on Physical Fitness and Sports

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