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17Dec/17

Should Australia adopt an ‘opt-out’ system for organ donation? – Starts at 60


Starts at 60
Should Australia adopt an ‘opt-out’ system for organ donation?
Starts at 60
But should your consent be automatically presumed, or is it best to keep it voluntary? Australia currently has an ‘opt-in’ system, meaning people can’t donate their organs unless they volunteer themselves and sign up to the Australian Organ Donor

15Dec/17

Anjuman-I-Islam’s IHMCT college organises a Blood Donation Camp – Mumbai Live


Mumbai Live
Anjuman-I-Islam’s IHMCT college organises a Blood Donation Camp
Mumbai Live
College fests are such events which attract a massive multitude of youth and hold them together over a long period of time. Anjuman-I-Islam’s Institute of Hospitality Management and Catering Technology, Mumbai realised this potential and organised a

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15Dec/17

Utah teen’s legacy lives on through gift of organ donation – fox13now.com


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Utah teen’s legacy lives on through gift of organ donation
fox13now.com
… Jensen said of the women who received her son’s organs. To become an organ donor all you need to do is say “yes” on your driver’s license or state ID card. You can also register online, here. It’s also a good idea to let your family know about your

15Dec/17

Despite removal of many obstacles, UK child organ donation rates … – EurekAlert (press release)

Despite removal of many obstacles, UK child organ donation rates …EurekAlert (press release)Despite the removal of many logistical/professional obstacles, and clear guidance from national bodies, UK child organ donation rates remain lower than in oth…

14Dec/17

Despite removal of many obstacles, UK child organ donation rates … – Medical Xpress

Dorset EchoDespite removal of many obstacles, UK child organ donation rates …Medical XpressDespite the removal of many logistical/professional obstacles, and clear guidance from national bodies, UK child organ donation rates remain lower than in othe…

14Dec/17

Organ donation after death on the rise in Canada, helping to ease … – CBC.ca

CBC.caOrgan donation after death on the rise in Canada, helping to ease …CBC.caThe rate of organ donation after death in Canada has risen by 42 per cent over the last decade, but the number of people donating kidneys or parts of their liver while ali…

14Dec/17

Latent Homophobia Looms Over Blood Donation Waiting Periods … – Pacific Standard


Pacific Standard
Latent Homophobia Looms Over Blood Donation Waiting Periods …
Pacific Standard
Despite some advances in how the FDA treats donations of blood from gay men, there’s a long way to go to equality.

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14Dec/17

Florida woman pens letter to mother of son’s organ donor – Daily Mail – Daily Mail


Daily Mail
Florida woman pens letter to mother of son’s organ donor – Daily Mail
Daily Mail
A 33-year-old woman from Florida wrote to the mother of her son’s organ donor to express thanks and sorrow. Kate Harris’ son had heart attacks when he was born and needed a new heart.

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14Dec/17

Haryana to establish SOTTO for promotion of organ donation – Daily Pioneer

Haryana to establish SOTTO for promotion of organ donationDaily PioneerTo promote organ donations in the State, Haryana Government has decided to establish State Organ and Tissue Transplant Organisation (SOTTO). The SOTTO would be established at Pt. Bh…

14Dec/17

Blood donation gives life to others – The Hans India


The Hans India
Blood donation gives life to others
The Hans India
Chirala: The NSS division of St Ann’s College of Engineering and Technology in association with the Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences, Ongole organised a blood donation camp on the college premises on Thursday. According to a press release by