18Jun/13

Trei oameni pe oră mor sau sunt mutilaţi în traficul de organe. Printre victime … – RTV.NET


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Trei oameni pe oră mor sau sunt mutilaţi în traficul de organe. Printre victime
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Potrivit organizaţiei Organs Watch, un hindus poate primi circa o mie de dolari pe piaţa neagră pentru rinichiul dat; un român, 2.700 dolari; un turc, până la 10.000 de dolari. Clienţii, la rândul lor, le plătesc intermediarilor până la 200.000 de

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18Jun/13

Facebook's Organ Donor Feature Encourages More People to Get on the List – TIME


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Facebook’s Organ Donor Feature Encourages More People to Get on the List
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Last May, Facebook announced that users could post their organ donor status to their Facebook Timelines. To see whether this strategy was effective in boosting donor rates, researchers from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore 
Facebook’s Organ Donor Status Spurs Boost in AwarenessBloomberg
Facebook update prompts massive upswing in organ donor registrationsWired.co.uk
The Facebook effect: Social media dramatically boosts organ donor registrationEurekAlert (press release)
NBCNews.com (blog) –Medical Daily
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18Jun/13

Leeds patient with heart failure to meet MPs – Yorkshire Evening Post

Leeds patient with heart failure to meet MPs
Yorkshire Evening Post
Nick Hartshorne-Evans, CEO and trustee of Pumping Marvellous, said: “With hospital admissions for heart failure projected to increase by 50 per cent over the next 25 years, we urge that an all-party parliamentary group is set up to tackle such issues.”.
Painswick heart patient takes message to Houses of ParliamentThis is Gloucestershire

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