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More than 75 percent of new dialysis patients are at a higher risk of infection, blood clots and death because they aren't being prepared the best way for connection to blood-cleaning machines.
The battle began with one or more car bombs set off inside the Syrian city. There are unconfirmed reports that Islamic State fighters hid themselves among refugees flooding into Kobani.
Both the Rev. Sharonda Singleton, 45, and Ethel Lance, 71, were integral members of Emanuel African Methodist Church.