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Today is About Jim

Jim and his amazing family agreed to be the subject of this blog because of their committment to spreading the word about organ donation. We’ve taken a lot of care over the past few months to make our message of hope be about everyone who is on the waiting list for an organ donation, and anyone who may be on it in the future. 94 more words

Essex third in Ontario, tops here for new organ donor registration

3 – Every three days in Ontario someone waiting for an organ transplant dies.

8 – One deceased organ donor can save up to eight lives. 586 more words


July 30 - Adversity and my record breaking son.

July 30. “Adversity causes some people to break; others to break records.” (William A Ward)

Today I want to write about a very remarkable man in my life, who has overcome some very, scary adversity, and has come out of it shining like a star. 838 more words


Doctors Pay Respect to a Chinese Child that Donated Organs

  • Liang Yaoyi wanted to “be alive otherwise” when the doctors told him that his brain tumor had no cure. He also donated his body to medicine.
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Liang Yaoyi

The Best Things in Life are Free

A friend posted a cute message to the Jim’s Hearts Facebook page about how the best things in life are free. It’s true you know. A smile, a hug, a shared joke, love, laughter, friends, family — all free. 79 more words

In The Blink Of An Eye - Life Changes

Our local news reported today that after a terrible accident at our local Costco store on Friday that a 6-year-old girl died of her injuries. Her 3-year-old and new born sisters are in critical condition and her mom in stable condition. 332 more words


#297 of 365 - 2 Haiku

2 Haiku

Granny’s eyes looked off

very soon to be the new

eyes for someone else



the fire burned bright

Daddy’s head hit the wall as… 7 more words