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16Aug/18

Independence 15-year-old boy’s organ donation saves 9-year-old Texas girl’s life – fox4kc.com


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Independence 15-year-old boy’s organ donation saves 9-year-old Texas girl’s life
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INDEPENDENCE, Mo. — An Independence couple is raising awareness about organ donation after their 15-year-old son saved a little girl’s life. Bret and Eula Motelet said they’re able to better cope with the loss of their son because his heart beats on

16Aug/18

Sixth-Grade Teacher Donates His Kidney To 12-Year-Old Student In Need – A Plus


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Sixth-Grade Teacher Donates His Kidney To 12-Year-Old Student In Need
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Having support and raising awareness about organ donations is vital for families. Every 10 minutes another person is added to the waiting list, according to the U.S. Government Information on Organ Donation and Transplantation. What’s more, 95 percent

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15Aug/18

British Transplant Games to be Staged in Newport – Business News Wales


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British Transplant Games to be Staged in Newport
Business News Wales
Representatives from Transplant Sport and the Birmingham Games, which ended last week, officially handed over to Newport at a celebration event at the city’s International Conference Centre. … Although Wales has already introduced ‘deemed consent

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15Aug/18

South Normanton girl who was one of the smallest babies ever to have a liver transplant celebrates her 10th birthday – Mansfield Chad


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South Normanton girl who was one of the smallest babies ever to have a liver transplant celebrates her 10th birthday
Mansfield Chad
Leonna is raising awareness of the Organ Donor Register, giving blood and raising cash for the Childrens’ Liver Disease Foundation. “Thousands of people are not as lucky as Trinity and die waiting for transplants,” she said. “It is so important for

14Aug/18

World’s youngest survivor of a liver transplant lives on in Devon – Devon Live


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World’s youngest survivor of a liver transplant lives on in Devon
Devon Live
Seven years ago, Lottie Bryon-Edmond, just days old, was fighting for her life in hospital. Lottie was born in Torbay Hospital, before being first transferred to Exeter, then Bristol hospitals and finally after 14 days, being rushed to Birmingham