20Jul/17

Probe against cop who ‘clogged’ organ donation – Times of India


Times of India
Probe against cop who ‘clogged’ organ donation
Times of India
MUMBAI: A departmental probe has been ordered into Wednesday’s incident at Nerul police station where a senior official’s “discouraging words” allegedly led a family to withdraw their consent for organ donation. Coincidentally, the incident occurred

19Jul/17

Brain dead man’s kin stop organ donation after Mumbai police tell … – Hindustan Times


Hindustan Times
Brain dead man’s kin stop organ donation after Mumbai police tell …
Hindustan Times
Mumbai city news: This is not the first time where ignorance pertaining to organ donation on the part of police has delayed the process which can save lives, said …
Zonal Transplant Coordination Committee: Cop thwarts cadaver …Times of India

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19Jul/17

Max’s Law moves a step closer as organ donor ‘opt-out’ bill unveiled in Parliament – Mirror.co.uk


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Max’s Law moves a step closer as organ donor ‘opt-out’ bill unveiled in Parliament
Mirror.co.uk
Max’s Law moved a step closer as the lifesaving opt-out donor Bill was formally unveiled in Parliament yesterday. Labour MP Geoffrey Robinson presented his potentially historic Private Member’s Bill calling for England to switch to a presumed consent …

19Jul/17

Children’s Viral Video Plea to Find Kidney Donor for Mom Has Happy Ending – Alport Syndrome News


Alport Syndrome News
Children’s Viral Video Plea to Find Kidney Donor for Mom Has Happy Ending
Alport Syndrome News
Zippay said she found a donor through the United Network for Organ Sharing, a national kidney pairing exchange program that matches transplant donors and recipients. Her donor is a 40-year … or a kidney transplant. Zippay’s Alport syndrome has forced

18Jul/17

Retired Illinois minister saved by teenage organ donor – WLS-TV


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Retired Illinois minister saved by teenage organ donor
WLS-TV
Prayers were answered for a retired minister from Illinois who was given the gift of life thanks to a teenage organ donor. (WLS). CNN. Tuesday, July 18, 2017 04:22PM. Prayers were answered for a retired minister from Illinois who was given the gift of
Mother of organ donor meets man who got son’s liverWTOL.com
‘I’ve been waiting on this day': Man saved by Colorado organ donor meets teen’s motherErieTVNews

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18Jul/17

Would an ‘Opt Out’ System Solve Organ Donation Shortage? – Healthline


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Would an ‘Opt Out’ System Solve Organ Donation Shortage?
Healthline
Under this setup, you are automatically an organ donor unless you make the effort to take your name off the list. The United States currently uses an explicit consent, or “opt-in,” system for organ donation, although on a state-by-state basis. By

18Jul/17

LETTERS, July 18: Consider organ donation – Opinion – Wilmington … – StarNewsOnline.com

LETTERS, July 18: Consider organ donation – Opinion – Wilmington …StarNewsOnline.comGive the gift of life EDITOR: In December 2015, my husband was diagnosed with end-stage renal disease, otherwise known as kidney failure. The diagnosis …and mo…