Articles for Tag: "organ donation"

5 organ donation myths debunked  Featured
5 organ donation myths debunked
Unpacking the misconceptions and understanding the realities can help you make an informed decision.
Olympic coach saves four lives 
Olympic coach saves four lives
A German coach who died in a car accident in Rio extends the lives of four people by being an organ donor.
Gay teen’s eye donation rejection raises questions 
Gay teen’s eye donation rejection raises questions
The story from Iowa has experts challenging government policy on organ and blood donation.
New approach to detecting transplant rejection 
New approach to detecting transplant rejection
A recent report identifies a new method to monitoring kidney transplant patients.
Saving lives through organ, tissue donation  Featured
Saving lives through organ, tissue donation
April is National Donate Life Month. Learn how organ and tissue donation can give closure to grieving families and recipients a second chance at life.
Eye donations drop dramatically 
Eye donations drop dramatically
According to a new study, more people say they are willing to donate their eyes for research but few actually do. Find out why.
Organ donation gets boost through Facebook 
Organ donation gets boost through Facebook
Social media sites may serve as a valuable tool in public health, study finds.