Quantcast

Latest Organ donation Stories

2012-05-11 12:05:15

Researchers at the Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine and Feinstein Institute for Medical Research conducted a retrospective analysis which found that morbid obesity impedes kidney donation.

2012-05-11 05:25:38

For potential organ donors, it is not enough to have just good intentions; you need to have a good waistline as well.

Facebook Introduces Organ Donor Registration
2012-05-01 11:32:38

A new feature unveiled by Facebook today allows users to register as an organ donor and share this news through the web site.

2012-04-27 12:36:37

A policy instituted in 2005 has reduced racial disparities in kidney transplantation among children.


Word of the Day
gammon
  • 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'.
Related