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21Apr/17

Social media helps Arizona family save man’s life via organ donation – KTAR.com


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Social media helps Arizona family save man’s life via organ donation
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PHOENIX — The story of how social media helped an Arizona man get a much-needed organ transplant will be celebrated at Arizona’s National Blue and Green Day on Friday. According to a press release, an Arizona’s woman Facebook post about the death …

21Apr/17

Organ Donation Week a time for discussions with loved ones – CTV News

CTV NewsOrgan Donation Week a time for discussions with loved onesCTV NewsMarc had not signed his organ donor card before his death, and when staff approached her at the hospital, it took Turchetto some time before she approved the request. Turchetto m…

20Apr/17

Organ donation extended Cache County woman’s life by 11 – Good4Utah


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Organ donation extended Cache County woman’s life by 11
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CACHE VALLEY, Utah (ABC4 Utah) — April is donate life month. A time to bring more awareness to becoming an organ donor. Intermountain Medical Center Transplant Services performs on average 100 kidney transplants a year with about 45% of those …
20 years after transplant, Syracuse woman urges others to become organ donorsCNYcentral.com

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20Apr/17

OSF Saint Anthony organ donor event details life-saving results – Rockford Register Star


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OSF Saint Anthony organ donor event details life-saving results
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ROCKFORD — Noah Boos was on his way to Highland Community College in February 2004 when he lost control of his car after hitting a snowbank left behind by the previous day’s blizzard. The 20-year-old student lost his life that day, but because of a …

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20Apr/17

Organ donation: Penfield women share more than friendship – Clearfield Progress


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Organ donation: Penfield women share more than friendship
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Himes also plans to be a future organ donor. She signed up when getting her drivers’ license renewed and has the organ donation notation on her license. “Because when you are gone, you don’t need the parts and they can help others tremendously,” she …

20Apr/17

Organ donation saves lives but many don’t register – WRAL.com


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Organ donation saves lives but many don’t register
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Singleton, now 54 years old, was a maintenance worker for the Morganton school system more than 20 years ago when simple tasks grew more difficult. He was short of breath, and easily fatigued, so he saw his doctor. “He said, ‘You’ve got the lungs of an …

20Apr/17

Urbandale Kids Do What They Can to Close the Blood Donation Gap – whotv.com


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Urbandale Kids Do What They Can to Close the Blood Donation Gap
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URBANDALE, Iowa — They aren’t old enough to give blood, but some Urbandale kids did everything else they could today to get others to donate. Webster Elementary School held a superhero themed blood drive today. Teachers and school officials helped …

20Apr/17

Guelph man sharing his transplant story, to encourage organ donor registration – 570 News


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Guelph man sharing his transplant story, to encourage organ donor registration
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Back in 2014, Mike Willis and his wife Linda went out for a walk, but things changed once he was only half a block away. “I just couldn’t catch my breath. I was so out of breathe. I almost, and being a man I didn’t, I almost got my wife to bring the

20Apr/17

Organ Donor Network Records Not Protected by HIPAA, Judge Rules – New York Law Journal (registration)

New York Law Journal (registration)Organ Donor Network Records Not Protected by HIPAA, Judge RulesNew York Law Journal (registration)The New York Organ Donor Network may not shield records it holds about four patients a former network official contends…

19Apr/17

Turkish Red Crescent supports blood donation-themed short film festivals – Daily Sabah

Daily SabahTurkish Red Crescent supports blood donation-themed short film festivalsDaily SabahKan Film Festival is organized to prevent diseases like leukemia, thalassemia & sickle cell anemia, to bring a different perspective to problems that exis…