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Organ Transplants

How to Be a Hero in One Easy Step

Cari Shane | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Cari Shane

18 people die every day, due to the lack of organs available for transplant. Every 11 minutes, a new name is added to the national list. Making one's organs available postmortem just makes sense.

As Repo Men, Jude Law and Forest Whitaker Go For Your Guts

Brad Balfour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Brad Balfour

For veteran actors Forest Whitaker and Jude Law, this demented buddy movie, Repo Men, pulls on both their inner action heroes and tragic Shakespearean personae.

Oregon hospitals denying life saving organ transplants to legal medical marijuana patients

Russ Belville | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Russ Belville

I will be covering this subject with medical experts on transplant and medical marijuana and attorneys who are pursuing remedies for medical marijuana...

Illinois Family Travels The Country For Organ Donations

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Since before their two children were born, Mike and Sheri Greiner have always dreamed of traveling the country and visiting each of the nation's 50 st...

Tadamasa Goto's Liver Transplant Profiled: How Yakuza Boss Got New Liver At UCLA (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

On Sunday, 60 Minutes aired a report by Lara Logan on the puzzling liver transplants received by Japan's top crime bosses at UCLA Medical Center. Betw...

What My Late Husband's Organ Transplant Taught Me About the Health Industry

Deborah Calla | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Deborah Calla

We must have health reform in this country, otherwise even the people who have PPOs may find themselves needing coverage that their policies don't offer. No one should suffer or die because of money.

China Daily Paper: Executed Prisoners Currently Provide Two-Thirds Of All Transplant Organs

BBC NEWS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

According to the China Daily newspaper, executed prisoners currently provide two-thirds of all transplant organs. The government is now launching a...