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Tissue Donation

7 Sobering Organ Donation Stats Everyone Should Know

The Huffington Post | Sahaj Kohli | Posted 04.15.2016 | Healthy Living

Organ and tissue donation are not popular topics of conversation. It’s hard to discuss or even consider end-of-life care with loved ones, but it’s...

Blood Donation Ban Is Only The First Barrier To Medical Equality For Gay Men

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 12.24.2014 | Healthy Living

Some gay and bisexual men who want to donate blood will be able to once the Food and Drug Administration's new recommendations take effect. The revise...

In the Dead Zone

Robert Julian | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Robert Julian

Still clutching my wad of soggy Kleenex, I sit in the overflow ward of the emergency room while Patrick's body is prepared for the coroner. I stare silently at the row of vacant beds until the social worker returns. "Have you given any thought to the possibility of organ or tissue donation?" he inquires.

The Beginning

Amy D. Waterman, Ph.D. | Posted 02.25.2013 | Impact
Amy D. Waterman, Ph.D.

Our float's central image, two intertwined hearts, will stand above us: a beacon of what is good and hopeful about humanity. We begin again, as we must, standing strong against pain, loss and resignation.

Abusing The 'Gift' Of Tissue Donation

ICIJ | Posted 09.18.2012 | Business
ICIJ

By Kate Willson This is the fourth installment in an International Consortium of Investigative Journalists series. Mandi Eisenbeis stood over her da...

Traceability Elusive In Global Trade Of Human Parts

ICIJ | Posted 09.18.2012 | Business
ICIJ

By Kate Willson and Mar Cabra This is the third installment in an International Consortium of Investigative Journalists series. The Kentucky man di...

Body Brokers Leave Trail Of Questions, Corruption

ICIJ | Posted 09.17.2012 | Business
ICIJ

By Kate Willson, Vlad Lavrov, Martina Keller and Michael Hudson This is the second installment in an International Consortium of Investigative Journa...

Human Corpses Are Prize In Global Drive For Profits

ICIJ | Posted 09.16.2012 | Business
ICIJ

By Kate Willson, Vlad Lavrov, Martina Keller, Thomas Maier and Gerard Ryle This is the first installment in an International Consortium of Investigat...

You're Never Too Old For Organ Donation

Posted 05.23.2012 | Fifty

Think you're "too old" to sign up to be an organ donor? Think again. That's the message of a new campaign by the Health Resources and Services Adminis...