Kidney dialysis is a life-support treatment that uses a special machine to filter harmful wastes and excess fluids from the blood. If the power goes out and there’s no backup generator, the dialysis machine stops.
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“I thank God everyday for that dialysis machine because that keeps me alive,” says Frank Clark. “If the power goes out. The machines go down, and the process stops. And as we know, it is a life giving procedure.”
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