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President Donald J. Trump Proclaims April 2017 as National Donate Life Month - The White House (blog)

Every day, Americans sustain the miracle of life by generously donating their organs and tissue to others in need. During National Donate Life Month, we honor the living and deceased donors who gave so others could live, and celebrate the remarkable ...and more »

A 'Catch-22' of medical marijuana and organ transplants - CNN

(CNN) A rise in the use of medical marijuana has spurred a debate about organ transplantation, and it's changing some laws across the nation. Garry Godfrey found out in 2010 that he was removed from an organ transplant waiting list in Maine due to a ...and more »

'There's so much I still want to do' - Cork woman says life-saving heart and double lung transplant is her last hope ... - Irish Independent

A woman who has been on the list to receive a donor heart for more than 14 years said she has faith that she will one day undergo the procedure that will change her life. Isabel Terry (41) was born with pulmonary atresia and has undergone three open ...and more »

Don't let them wait: Families encourage AZ residents to register as organ donors - Cronkite News

PHOENIX – When Carie Semenko took her infant daughter Miela to the hospital nearly a year ago, she thought they'd soon be back home. Then, doctors told her Miela needed a new heart. Miela had an enlarged heart and spent 54 days in intensive care ...and more »

'After the transplant, I looked in the mirror and my eyes weren't yellow anymore, they were white' - thejournal.ie

Shauna Morrissey has cystic fibrosis and is campaigning for an opt-out organ donation system. By Órla Ryan Monday 3 Apr 2017, 6:30 AM. Apr 3rd 2017, 6:30 AM 19,595 Views 10 Comments. http://jrnl.ie/3314625. Share1839 Tweet Email. image1 Shauna pictured ...and more »

Donate Life Month – KODA - WTVQ

Charlotte Wong, with Kentucky Organ Donor Affiliates (KODA,) drops by the studio with Patrick Lipps, from Baptist Lexington, to tell Katie Solove about Donate Life Month, and the importance of registering as an organ donor. KODA is the federal and ...and more »

Organ donation: The facts, the needs, the success - WJXT Jacksonville

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - April is National Donate Life Month, a time when organizations throughout the organ and tissue donation community work together to share with as many people as possible the critical need for donors in the community and across the ...and more »

New Jersey State Lawmaker Calls For Tax Credit For Organ Donors - CBS New York

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey lawmaker wants to offer tax credits to organ donors, but his no-strings approach is meeting opposition from groups who believe the practice runs afoul of federal law. While the National Organ Transplant Act makes it ...and more »

Young woman inspires Late Late Show audience with powerful story about saving her fiancé's life - Irish Independent

A young couple struck a chord with viewers of Friday's Late Late Show after they shared their powerful experience with organ donation. Young mum Aine O'Keeffe selflessly donated a kidney to her partner Ken Byrne in January after his kidneys began to ...and more »

Student group, transplant recipient promote National Donate Life Month - The Daily Cardinal

A UW-Madison sophomore who received an organ donation and the student organization Donate Life Wisconsin will hold events to inform the community about registering as a donor throughout April. Image By: Creative Commons-Magnus G · Share · Email. By ...and more »