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2010-12-28 10:34:00

Strategic Health Care to Assist with Federal Policy Initiatives MCLEAN, Va., Dec.

2010-12-20 08:56:00

Goodwill® Urges Donors to Give to Legitimate Charities ROCKVILLE, Md., Dec. 20, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The holiday season is one of the busiest times of the year for the donation of household items. It is also one of the busiest times of the year -- period.

2010-12-16 12:38:22

Requiring a second exam on a person who is considered brain dead may be unnecessary.

2010-12-16 09:55:00

Television, movie and music personalities urge people to give the gift that saves the day WASHINGTON, Dec.

2010-12-15 00:26:32

Use of certain measures for lung preservation after brain death in potential organ donors resulted in a nearly doubling of lungs eligible for donation, compared to a conventional strategy that is used, according to preliminary research published in the December 15 issue of JAMA.

2010-12-14 00:47:46

Face-to-face workplace interactions may be the best way to educate and encourage people to consider becoming organ donors.

2010-12-13 09:30:00

DENVER, Dec. 13, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- For the eighth year, Donate Life will sponsor a float in the annual Tournament of Roses Parade, a grand national tradition.

2010-12-10 00:00:44

Donor Alliance was named the successor organization to the Donor Awareness Council, officially assuming the organization's responsibilities on July 1, 2010. Denver, CO (PRWEB) December 8, 2010 Donor Alliance, the federally designated organ procurement organization and American Association of Tissue Banks (AATB) accredited tissue bank serving Colorado and most of Wyoming, was named the successor organization to the Donor Awareness Council (DAC), officially assuming the organization’s...

2010-12-09 11:50:00

PASADENA, Calif., Dec. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation (MTF) will honor the unique legacy of twin sisters Mia Adriano and Irene Atencio on the Donate Life Rose Parade Float in the 2011 Tournament of Roses Parade in Pasadena on New Year's Day.

2010-12-03 07:05:00

DENVER, Dec. 3, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- mGive, (www.mGive.com), the leading service provider for mobile donations in the United States, today announced that it is powering the $25 text donation campaign launched by The American Red Cross.

Word of the Day
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.