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13Feb/18

Watch: Moonpig and NHS Blood & Transplant focus on organ donation for Valentine’s – PRWeek


PRWeek
Watch: Moonpig and NHS Blood & Transplant focus on organ donation for Valentine’s
PRWeek
Examples include: “I only have eyes for you…. unless they get donated to someone who needs them – which is also cool” and “Urine my heart, urine my soul… but one day my kidney may be in someone else”. Brands2 Life said it is a conversation that

13Feb/18

Opioid deaths contribute to record-rise of organ donations – FOX 46 Charlotte


FOX 46 Charlotte
Opioid deaths contribute to record-rise of organ donations
FOX 46 Charlotte
CHARLOTTE, NC (FOX 46 WJZY) – A record amount of organ donations are being seen across the country due to the opioid epidemic. “The Carolinas are basically mirroring the national trend,” Lifeshare Of The Carolinas’ Debbie Gibbs said. Lifeshare said

10Feb/18

Teens who put opt-out organ donation on the national agenda head off on prize trip to South Africa – Grimsby Telegraph


Grimsby Telegraph
Teens who put opt-out organ donation on the national agenda head off on prize trip to South Africa
Grimsby Telegraph
Ben, 14, has witnessed first hand how important organ donation is – his dad Joseph suffers from cystic fibrosis and is in need of a lung transplant. He said: “We were raising awareness for organ donation in our area, we were going to different events

09Feb/18

Valentines Day cards 2018: Moonpig has launched a range of cards to encourage organ donations – Evening Standard


Evening Standard
Valentines Day cards 2018: Moonpig has launched a range of cards to encourage organ donations
Evening Standard
Currently there are 6,400 people in the UK waiting for a transplant and many people don’t know how organ donation works. Moonpig is hoping these cards will initiate vital conversations that need to be had about the processes involved. Organ donation

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09Feb/18

Grieving parents share 2-year-old’s final moments to encourage organ donors – Today.com


Today.com
Grieving parents share 2-year-old’s final moments to encourage organ donors
Today.com
Doctors warned the family that their daughter needed a heart transplant to survive. Unfortunately, they ran out of time to find a suitable donor: Adalynn suffered severe brain damage from a lack of oxygen on Jan. 23. Once they made the decision to take

09Feb/18

This region is bottom of the league when it comes to organ donation – Nottingham Post


Nottingham Post
This region is bottom of the league when it comes to organ donation
Nottingham Post
“Struggling to breathe due to Cystic Fibrosis, my lung transplant gave me the chance to graduate from university, jump out of a plane and enjoy every moment life gives. “Without organ donation I would have died at 18 years old. “I urge everyone who has

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