Tag Archives: Organ Donation

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

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


Mirror.co.uk
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 …

18Jul/17

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


WLS-TV
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


Healthline
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…

18Jul/17

Bangladeshi cabinet approves proposal on organ transplant donation – Xinhua

Bangladeshi cabinet approves proposal on organ transplant donation
Xinhua
The draft of the “Organ Transplantation Act (Amendment) 2017″ approves of grandparents, grandchildren and first cousins as potential donors. The existing 1999 law allows only siblings, children, parents, spouses, and blood-related aunts and uncles to …

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18Jul/17

Helensburgh’s MSP welcomes organ donation move – Helensburgh Advertiser


Helensburgh Advertiser
Helensburgh’s MSP welcomes organ donation move
Helensburgh Advertiser
HELENSBURGH’S MSP has welcomed the Scottish Government’s announcement of plans for an ‘opt-out’ system for organ donatino. The ‘opt-out’ system was initially championed in a Member’s Bill at the Scottish Parliament prior to the 2016 elections, but …