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16Nov/18

State Highlights: Kansas Nurse Sets Off Organ Donation Chain With Decision To Give Kidney To Friend; Calif … – Kaiser Health News

State Highlights: Kansas Nurse Sets Off Organ Donation Chain With Decision To Give Kidney To Friend; Calif …
Kaiser Health News
A nurse’s decision to donate a kidney to a patient triggered a series of events that led to three people getting new organs at two Kansas City-area hospitals. Christa Jordan, a nurse at Children’s Mercy Hospital in Kansas City, Missouri, wanted to

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15Nov/18

Pride of Britain Awards sparks huge surge in sign-ups for organ donation register – Mirror.co.uk


Mirror.co.uk
Pride of Britain Awards sparks huge surge in sign-ups for organ donation register
Mirror.co.uk
A huge surge in organ donors was recorded after viewers saw transplant kids Max Johnson and Ella Chadwick on TV in our Pride of Britain Awards. Figures today show 5,544 people joined the register – 58% up on the week before.

15Nov/18

Opioid overdose ‘silver lining': Organ donations up in Philadelphia – Becker’s Hospital Review

Opioid overdose ‘silver lining': Organ donations up in Philadelphia
Becker’s Hospital Review
Philadelphia’s spike in opioid overdoses has contributed to an increase in organ donations, according to CBS Philly. Research cited by the local news station shows more organs are being donated from overdose victims. The United Network for Organ …

14Nov/18

Ask Dr. Nandi: Why organ donation is essential – WXYZ


WXYZ
Ask Dr. Nandi: Why organ donation is essential
WXYZ
It’s phenomenal that one donor can save the lives of 8 people. And donated tissue can help up to 75 people. This is truly a life-enhancing opportunity for recipients to move, see and live better lives. Last year alone, 320 Michigan organ donors lead to
Local double organ recipient celebrating 30 years of lifeAL.com (blog)
Southwest Transplant Alliance Breaks Ground on First-of-its-Kind FacilityD Healthcare Daily

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