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A new Kidney for my Friend in India

Well it has been a long old time since I have written a blog and this isn’t so much a blog but an appeal to help me help someone very special. 290 more words


Take a Number

720. That’s how many days Jim has been on the organ transplant wait list. That’s a ridiculous number that represents so many challenges, worries, hopes and disappointments. 133 more words

The excuses our nation makes in the name of racism

There is a good reason why I choose not to follow the news regularly. It’s also the reason I choose to live my life in a bubble. 896 more words

Thinking Out Loud

MCC to Host Organ Donor Awareness Event  

Did you know that a single organ donor can save up to eight lives through organ donation? Learn more about the process this Saturday at the Mott Community College Event Center on the main campus in Flint at 1401 E. 122 more words


The Gift of Health: National Kidney Month

By: Amy Cavalier, Communications/Development Coordinator

Flowers, candy and jewelry – those are the traditional gifts couples exchange. This year, Alexis Hilton, a Physician’s Assistant with Extended Care Physicians, gave her husband Steve the gift of health. 595 more words


Five-year-old Calgary heart transplant patient celebrates at Marit Cup event

Lives lost and lives saved were celebrated Tuesday at the third annual Marit Cup student-teacher hockey game held at Canada Olympic Park.

In honour of Marit McKenzie, a student from Calgary Christian School (CCS) who passed away in January 2013, the event serves to spread awareness about organ donation and raise money for the David Foster Foundation. 156 more words


Scumbag Doctor

Other than the irrational fear of feeling them cut me open after death, this is another reason why I won’t sign up to be an organ donor. 25 more words


leighitis reblogged this on inflamed in the membranes and commented:

I'm right there with you! Plus... I can't say there's any good ones left in me...