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A variety of news stories about Gift of Life and the people who put a face on the important issue of organ and tissue donation.

Gift of Life Donor Program In The News

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August 2015

Justin Wilson’s Example is one to follow to save lives

Bordentown man gets 'new wife, new lung'

Local Community Members Spread the Word about the Need for Organ Donations

Sunday Read: Boy Receives Groundbreaking Double-Hand Transplant

September 2015

Delaware woman's faith strengthened through receiving transplant

San Antonio Hospitals Perform Medical Miracle to Save Lives of Young Mother and 26-Week Old Unborn Baby

Delaware mandates that students study organ donation

Gift of Life reports busy weekend of organ transplants

December 2015

Ariannas gift: Lancaster family's decision makes groundbreaking organ transplant possible

Liver recipient cooks Thanksgiving meal for transplant patients still waiting

April 2015

Pleasant Valley students promote organ donation, win awards

A Celebration of Life at the 20th Annual Donor Dash

Garnet Valley’s Team Shaheed honors liver recipient at 20th Annual Donor Dash April 19

May 2015

Man who would have died without a new heart wants to thank the family of his donor

January 2016

Organ Transplants Up Slightly, Hospitals Urged to Do More

Organ transplants pass 30,000 milestone

Donor Program sets National Record for Providing Organs

How One Teen Has Helped More Than 50 People after His Death

Popular heartburn medication linked to chronic kidney disease

Delaware Woman uses Car to Advertise for Kidney for Father

New Jersey considering move to electronic driver's license

Spanish website seek to inform Hispanics about kidney donations

'The Wiggles' offer their Condolences after18- month-old girl becomes one of the youngest to donate her heart

Organ Transplants reach 30K Milestone

Possibilities continue to grow after 3D printed nose transplant

Hand Transplant Prep

Hand Transplant success

Einstein Healthcare Network celebrate 150 years of compassionate care

He donated part of his liver to a stranger. Then fell in love with her.

Noted Architect Saved by Liver Transplant from Son

How to Best Increase Life Saving Organ Donations

Report identifies positive news on kidney disease in the U.S.

Americans offer organs in record numbers

Brewery raises funds for organ donations

Husband survives multi-organ transplant while wife battles breast cancer

Surgeon Claims Monkey Head Transplant is a Reality

Partnerships between hospitals and OPOs are part of the reason organ transplants are up

Joe DiMaggio's Children's Hospital Pediatric Heart Transplant, Patient Reunited with Donor Family

21-Year-Old Receives Kidney From Adoptive Brother

Organ Donation: 'the greatest mitzvah a person can do'

Teen wakes up after heart transplant, priceless reaction

Camden man gets rare double transplant

Emily Kramer-Golinkoff Has Advanced Cystic Fibrosis-- But Emily and Her 'Entourage Won't Give Up

Harnessing social media to give the gift of life

Recognition of Good Deeds Adds to Optimism for Joey Gase in 2016

Swimming Community Mourns N.J. Teen's Death

Perfect Match: Girlfriend to give a kidney

HVP Improves Liver Transplant-Free Survival for Acute Liver Failure

Transplant highlights strong bond between police officers

The Many Paths of Grief: 8 Tips from Survivors of Loss

Parent offers Cambridge Educator a Gift like no other

Organ Drones Could Transform Health Care

February 2016

Inspiring ceremony honors organ donors

Organ Donation Gives Friends Unbreakable Bond: Mother Donates Late Daughter’s Heart To Longtime Friend

California Mom Listens to Dead Son's Heartbeat in Little Girl

UNMC Doctor Saves 5-year-old boy with Quadruple Transplant

Organ Transplant Industry Holds Promise for Investors

Cotton Candy Machine may be able to grow artificial organs and cut down the waiting list

Eye Bank Merges with International Organization

First Hospital Approved to Perform Organ Transplants From HIV Positive Donors

The Untapped Potential of Sports Fans

Mike Trinkley's new heart

National Donor Day urges Public to consider registering for Organ Donation

Area College Teams have a Huge Impact on their draft picks

Transplant recipients talk about donors at Franklin Institute

Couple Gets Engaged After Life-Saving Liver Transplant

Watch Baylor heart transplant patients reunite with their old hearts

36-Year-Old Man Given Second Chance After Heart Transplant

Should the Government Decide if You're an Organ Donor?

LifeNet Health Continues Pioneering Regenerative Medicine Efforts with Acquisition of Scaffold-Free, 3D Bioprinter

Heart-Powered Artificial Kidney Uses Microchip Filters and Living Kidney Cells

Towamencin family thanks donors to 'Amber's Army'

York Teen's Heart Beats on Through Organ Donation

The Many Paths of Grief: 8 Tips from Survivors of Loss

April 2016

PennDOT customers can opt to save a life through organ donation

Quilts recognize the gifts of Lehigh Valley organ donors

Mount Nittany raises flag for Donate Life Month

'Implied consent organ donation' is the next step to save many more lives

Saving Lives and Improving Health Care through Innovation in Organ Donations and Transplant

July 2016

LCCC nursing program promotes Gift of Life

August 2016

The 'World's Biggest Asshole' Teaches You About Organ Donation in This New Campaign The Martin Agency's new inspirational work for Donate Life

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