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Manitoba group pushing for presumed consent in organ donations

WINNIPEG — A local group is pushing for changes to the way people decide whether to donate their organs after death.

Manitobans for Presumed Consent would like to see a switch from people having to sign up as organ donors to instead being “presumed to be” donors unless people specifically opt out. 288 more words

Health

Wilmington Residents Encouraged To Become Organ Donors

BOSTON, MA — If you have received or renewed your driver’s license or state ID, you have probably heard a familiar question: “Would you like to be an organ and tissue donor?” 597 more words

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B96 Cares! Are You An Organ Donor?

Wouldn’t you like, that when you left this beautiful planet that you could save a few lives on your way out?

It’s an incredible gift. 43 more words

B96 Cares

NYCM 2016 Short Story Challenge. Round one, Group 12.

This year I drew:

Genre: Drama. Subject: On-line bullying. Character: An organ donor.

Feel free to comment. Thanks for reading.

Quid Pro Quo
A United States Senator trades favors in order to secure a future for his daughter. 2,596 more words

Short Story

A Mother Hears Her Donated Son's Heart Beating Inside The Little Girl It Saved

In 2013, Heather Clark’s 7-month-old son lost his life violently at the hands of a baby sitter’s boyfriend.

Faced with unimaginable anguish, Heather donated Lukas’ organs – saving the lives of three people. 191 more words

Features

Mom hears her son’s heart beat again in someone else after donating his organs

A bittersweet moment for one California mom was captured by local news cameras as she listened to the beat of her son’s heart for the first time in three years. 536 more words

World

Grieving mum hears dead son's heartbeat first time inside four-year -old transplant recipient

A woman whose seven-month-old son died after being reportedly abused by a babysitter’s boyfriend donated his organs – and has now heard the boy’s heartbeat in a young girl. 337 more words

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