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11Dec/17

West Auckland woman Donna Proudfoot’s legacy lives on thanks to organ donation and charity campaign – The Northern Echo


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West Auckland woman Donna Proudfoot’s legacy lives on thanks to organ donation and charity campaign
The Northern Echo
THE legacy of a committed fundraiser who died while on holiday in Spain will live on after her kidneys were used to save the life of a transplant patient. In addition, it is understood Donna Proudfoot’s organ donation will mean the £10,000 raised

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10Dec/17

Blood donation camp held – The Sentinel

Blood donation camp heldThe SentinelSHILLONG, Dec 10: A blood donation camp was jointly organised by Hotel Majestic and JCI Shillong Pine City on Sunday. The camp was organized under the supervision of Blood Bank NEIGRIHMS and State Blood Transfusion C…

09Dec/17

How one man saved five lives; an organ donor’s story – KULR-TV


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How one man saved five lives; an organ donor’s story
KULR-TV
She describes hearing David’s heart, beating in Stevens chest. “Hearing his heart beat, is just something that’s hard to explain,” Julie said. “It was wonderful.” Julie said before the heart transplant, Steve could hardly walk. Now, she said he’s

08Dec/17

Tinder Match Turns Into Organ Donor Match For Long Island Natives – Patch.com


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Tinder Match Turns Into Organ Donor Match For Long Island Natives
Patch.com
Now that all is said and done, looking back Duran offers this advice to anyone going through a similar situation: “if you have questions even if they seem silly, ask them! Knowing exactly what’s going to happen during surgery is good too. Just relax

08Dec/17

‘He lives on in others:’ Surfside Beach organ donor to be honored in Rose Parade – WMBF


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‘He lives on in others:’ Surfside Beach organ donor to be honored in Rose Parade
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MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – A tragedy that took the life of a Surfside Beach teen in 2014 helped to save the lives of others. Seventeen-year-old Jared Colon will be honored at the 2018 Donate Life Rose Parade on Jan. 1, 2018. Colon died in New Jersey

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08Dec/17

MMA fighter whose toddler son was killed by a drunk driver shows off new 3-month-old son nearly 15 months after the … – Daily Mail

Daily MailMMA fighter whose toddler son was killed by a drunk driver shows off new 3-month-old son nearly 15 months after the …Daily MailA little over a year after losing their 15-month-old son who was killed by a drunk driver, MMA fighter Marcus Kow…

06Dec/17

Blood donation opportunities available in Northwest Indiana – nwitimes.com

Blood donation opportunities available in Northwest Indiana
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The best gifts can’t be bought in a store. The American Red Cross urges eligible donors to give more life by giving blood this December. This month, donations decline but the needs of patients remain steady. During the holiday season, set aside an hour

05Dec/17

Eritrea: Hagaz Students Voluntary Blood Donation – AllAfrica.com

Eritrea: Hagaz Students Voluntary Blood DonationAllAfrica.comIn his report to ERINA, Head of Blood Donation Service in the National Blood Transfusion Center, Mr. Mehari Abraham indicating the objective of the blood donation is to save lives during acci…

04Dec/17

Organ donation drive championed by youths – The Star Online

Organ donation drive championed by youthsThe Star OnlineAS reported earlier this year, only 1% of our nation have pledged to be organ donors. The number of patients waiting to receive organs keeps increasing. Myths surrounding organ donation and lack o…