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17Oct/18

The remarkable number of Nottingham people who have donated a kidney to a total stranger – Nottinghamshire Live


Nottinghamshire Live
The remarkable number of Nottingham people who have donated a kidney to a total stranger
Nottinghamshire Live
“More than 250 people in the UK die each year in the UK simply because there are not enough organs available from deceased donors. “Most donors are motivated simply by the desire to improve the health of another human. “The process of donating a …
The number of Leicestershire people who have donated a kidney to complete strangersLeicestershire Live

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17Oct/18

Golfer thanks cornea donors for allowing him to go back to living life with ease – Clydebank Post


Clydebank Post
Golfer thanks cornea donors for allowing him to go back to living life with ease
Clydebank Post
… who hear my story think about joining the organ donor register and sharing their decision.” In 2017/18, there were 339 cornea transplants carried out in Scotland, with the surgery made possible thanks to the generosity of deceased donors and their

15Oct/18

Need a New Kidney? Ask and You May Receive – Next Avenue


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Need a New Kidney? Ask and You May Receive
Next Avenue
The survival rate for kidney transplant surgery from a live donor is over 95 percent with a less than 1 percent risk of complications. What’s more, Nadig says, “A kidney from a live donor will last 20 years on average, versus 10 to 15 years from a
Dublin People – Organ donors are honoured at Northside church …Dublin People

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15Oct/18

Does India’s organ transplant system favour foreigners and the rich? – Business Standard


Business Standard
Does India’s organ transplant system favour foreigners and the rich?
Business Standard
The letter, however, was real. That was a time when Tamil Nadu was receiving a lot of justifiable kudos for boosting deceased organ donation. Raising disconcerting issues was considered unjustified, attacks on an efficient system, and even anti-progress.
What Would Jesus Do? – Donate Your Organs (Full Clip)YouTube

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14Oct/18

Ormie King: An appeal from Auburn resident Ann Scanlan’s family – Olean Times Herald


Olean Times Herald
Ormie King: An appeal from Auburn resident Ann Scanlan’s family
Olean Times Herald
She is currently on the national transplant waiting list, but with over 16,000 people on the list and only 4,500 deceased donors on average annually, there is a critical shortage of organs. With the shortage of available organs, the BEST option is