What does your health mean to you? Maybe it’s your body allowing you to be active so you can travel the world. It might be looking thin in your trendy clothes or having toned legs and a flat stomach. 1,103 more words
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Research Roundup: GM Pigs and hope for the organ crisis, tiny robots helping to cure bacterial infections and more!
Welcome to this week’s Research Roundup. These Friday posts aim to inform our readers about the many stories that relate to animal research each week. Do you have an animal research story we should include in next week’s Research Roundup? 800 more words
In the wake of her daughter’s dying wishes, a grieving Ontario mother says organ donation protocols need to change.
Christine Milligan says she was shocked when doctors asked if she wanted to revoke Cassidey Ouellete’s wishes to donate her organs. 333 more words
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – A new Illinois law lets 16 and 17-year-olds sign up for Illinois’s organ and tissue donor registry.
Governor Bruce Rauner says more than 4700 people in Illinois are on the waiting list and about 300 patients die each year waiting for a transplant. 57 more words