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Facebook Helped Boost Organ Donor Registration

Raising awareness of organ donation on social media websites can help boost donation rates, according to a new study. Full story

Second child placed on adult transplant list

  Debate over the age restriction for lung transplants intensifies, as a second child is temporarily placed on the waiting list for adult lung recipients. David Magnus, director of the Center for Biomedical Ethics at Stanford University, and Howard M. Nathan of the Gift of Life Donor program discuss.

The Gift of Life

  Learn more about organ donation as featured in the Dateline report 'Against All Odds' from Wednesday, June 5th.

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  Family who lost daughter turns heartbreak into hope

The Storch family has started the organization Taylor’s Gift, an organ donor registration site, in memory of their daughter who died in a skiing accident in 2010, when she was just 13. “This starts with a tragedy...but so many beautiful things came out of it,” said father Todd Storch. NBC’s Janet Sh

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Organ donor icon on a drivers license
Organ donor icon on a drivers license

Friday, June 7, 2013, in New York, NY Detail of a New York State Drivers License organ donor mark.