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Edward's Eyes

Edward’s Eyes

Patricia MacLachlan, Author

Atheneum Books for Young Readers, Fiction, 2007

Suitable for Ages: 8-12

Themes: Family relationships, Baseball, Death, Donation of Organs

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Transplant Advances: Ice-Free Preservation - A Potential New Standard?

In the early days of my blog, I mentioned the warm perfusion preservation technique, ex-vivo.  Yet, this advance & the technology is not available to all patients & all centers just yet.   350 more words

Blog Entries

Family Is Hoping For Heart For Their Daughter But Knows Another Will Have To Make Agonizing Decision

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com)  —  It’s the season of giving and one family is hoping they will receive the ultimate gift — a new heart for their baby daughter. 384 more words


Young man living with purpose years after receiving Gift of Hope

SALT LAKE CITY — In Thursday’s edition of Gift of Hope, we meet a young man who received a life saving liver donation when he was a baby. 276 more words


Where do we go after death?

This is indeed a hypothetical question which would have arose at least once in every human’s mind. I am no exception and I was equally curious about this, so I made a little (very little) research and found various notions, out of which a bunch has been compiled and brought forth. 580 more words


Organ Donation

In a few days time every adult who has lived in Wales for more than one year will, unless they have opted out, become an organ donor. 1,767 more words

Ethical Issues Raised by Organ Donation

Here is an article on organ donation that highlights the ethical issues surrounding it.

I have converted it into a word document to make it easier for you to read/print out. 23 more words

Medical Ethics