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Humans Can Survive On One Kidney

#19 Humans Can Survive On One Kidney

Most people with one kidney live an active and normal life. The human body has two kidneys, but you need only one fully functional kidney to live. That is exactly why people with kidney failures can survive with a transplanted kidney.

It is important to know that people with one kidney need to take pay extra attention to their health. Poor eating habits and lack of proper hygiene can put the remaining kidney into jeopardy.

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