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20Apr/18

When you live because someone else died: ‘I had a double lung transplant in my twenties’ – cosmopolitan.com (UK)


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When you live because someone else died: ‘I had a double lung transplant in my twenties’
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Last year, 1575 people became deceased donors, the highest ever number. An NHS Blood and Transplant spokesman said: “We’re so grateful for Pippa’s support. More and more families are saving lives through supporting organ donation. We need to stress

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20Apr/18

New Mexico agency encourages organ donation option – KOB

KOBNew Mexico agency encourages organ donation optionKOBThe Associated Press April 20, 2018 07:39 AM. ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) – Officials at the New Mexico Motor Vehicle Division and New Mexico Donor Services are pushing for more residents to consider b…

20Apr/18

Bands give away pieces of tracks for remixes to promote organ donation – Complete Music Update

Complete Music UpdateBands give away pieces of tracks for remixes to promote organ donationComplete Music UpdateFree to download, fans and other musicians can chose the pieces of tracks they want and use them to build something new. Some stems have bee…

19Apr/18

The Ultimate Gift: Organ donor ripple effect – News 12 Connecticut


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The Ultimate Gift: Organ donor ripple effect
News 12 Connecticut
In this week’s “Ultimate Gift” report, News 12 is focusing on the ripple effect of gratitude that can occur when someone becomes an organ donor at death. Alison Keating, of Donate Life Connecticut, says people find powerful ways to express their

19Apr/18

Blood Donation- why it’s not as bad as you think – The Boar – The Boar


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Blood Donation- why it’s not as bad as you think – The Boar
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In the UK there is a shortage of vital blood donation, especially negative blood types, which could mean the difference between life and death for those in need of a transfusion. So, I decided to donate blood for the very first time, and it’s honestly
Blood donation campaigner reaches ThiruvananthapuramDeccan Chronicle

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19Apr/18

Liver machine to ‘transform’ organ donation – The Scotsman


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Liver machine to ‘transform’ organ donation
The Scotsman
A machine which keeps a liver “alive” outside the body for up to 24 hours before a transplant could have a “transformative effect” on organ donation waiting lists, scientists have said. The normothermic machine perfusion process maintains the liver at

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18Apr/18

5K run this weekend to spotlight organ donation – KY3


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5K run this weekend to spotlight organ donation
KY3
Just a year earlier when Olivia got her license, she signed up to be an organ donor. And her selfless act ended up saving the lives of five other people and countless others who have been touched by her mom sharing Olivia’s story and encouraging others
A Tri-Cities man is living a ‘grandfather’s dream.’ He wants to thank the family who saved his lifeTri-City Herald

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18Apr/18

Organ donor recipient encourages you to register to donate | KEPR – KEPR 19


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Organ donor recipient encourages you to register to donate | KEPR
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RICHLAND, Wash — Twenty-two people across the nation die every day waiting for a life saving organ donation. In the Pacific Northwest alone, nearly two thousand people are on waiting lists.April is National Donate Life month, and Kadlec Regional Medical.
Organ donation facts from Michigan Gift of LifeBurtonview
Bell’s office encourages lifesaving organ donation …The LaRue County Herald News
AtlantiCare Celebrates ‘Gift of Life’SNJ Today
Fall River Herald News –Houghton Lake resorter
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18Apr/18

Editorial Exchange: Humboldt hockey player’s organ donation a light … – National Post

Editorial Exchange: Humboldt hockey player’s organ donation a light …
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An editorial from the Halifax Chronicle Herald, published April 17:Nothing makes up for the 16 young lives lost in the Humboldt Broncos bus crash.But an earlier choice by one of the victims, 21-year-old Logan Boulet, to become an organ donor — and his

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18Apr/18

Non-profit founder lists popular myths affecting organ donor list – WJAC Johnstown


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Non-profit founder lists popular myths affecting organ donor list
WJAC Johnstown
Its founder who’s also a recipient, Craig Smith, says the lack of knowledge and myths about organ donation is what is keeping most people from becoming donors. Smith says a popular belief is that Emergency Medical Technicians and doctors won’t save the
A Legacy that Reminds Us of the Importance of Organ DonationPulmonary Hypertension News
Cadillac Ranch Painted to Raise Awareness of Organ DonationMyHighPlains
Woman shares story of organ donation during National Donate Life MonthWFSB
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