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Woman donates kidney to her cousin for his birthday

Posted: Updated: Aug 19, 2012 11:10 PM
ATLANTA -

Harry Stokes celebrated a birthday last week. This week, the 39-year-old man says he's celebrating a new life.

Stokes' kidneys were failing. He suffered through dialysis three times a week for the past three years. He was on a donor list, but ended up receiving an organ from his cousin Channon Weeks.  They have known each other their entire lives.

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