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Dover man making most of second chance at life

Share:  (Delaware State News) DOVER — Receiving an organ transplant and getting a second chance at life call for celebration. That’s why the Transplant Games of America brings together thousands of transplant recipients every other year to participate in sports they wouldn’t be able play without receiving a transplant. Last month, Lloyd Saba of Dover […]

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Back to School: Local Educators Promote Organ and Tissue Donation

Share:For many students, the start of a new school year is an exciting time. For teachers, it’s an opportunity to approach teaching with a new enthusiasm after a summer away from work and students. Lehigh Career and Technical Institute (LCTI) nurse, Liz Kennedy, believes that the beginning of the school year signifies a time to […]

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Kidney recipient shares her story to help others

Share:Pine Hills, NJ resident, Lisa McIntosh-Harris, didn’t have an easy childhood.  She was in foster care as a child and rotated between the homes of her aunts and uncles, until she moved in with her father and his girlfriend at age 12.  To make the situation worse, she kept getting sick.  Doctors never fully determined […]

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