CNY Central | Jessica Cain
According to the New York Organ Donor Network, the national average of people signed up as organ, tissue, and eye donors is 42%. In New York, it's only 17%.
Now, as part of our special series, "Legacy of Life: The Real Story of Organ Donation," we're sharing stories of people whose lives were changed forever by organ donation.
Sue Sprague received a kidney and pancreas 15 years ago. She had diabetes, was going through dialysis for kidney failure, and she was scared.