Tuesday, April 19, 2016

5 Ways To Help Patients Waiting For Transplants

It's a fact. Organ transplants save lives. It is also the reason why thousands of Canadians will be celebrating National Organ and Tissue Donation Awareness Week this week: April 18 to 25.

There are almost 600 people in BC waiting for a life-saving organ transplant, and almost 500 of those are waiting for a kidney. Sadly many of these patients will die waiting.

Everyone can be a hero and do their part to help make a second chance possible for those waiting for a life-saving organ transplant.

In the time it takes to get a coffee at your local café, here's 5 things you can do to help patients wiaiting for life-saving transplants.

1. Register your organ donation decision right now....yes NOW.

Heroes aren't born, they're registered.  Continue reading
You have the power to SAVE Lives
Please register as an organ, eye and tissue donor today.
In California:
Donate LIFE California | Done VIDA California
Organ Donor | Donate Life America
...to ensure donation happens, please share your donation decision with your family. At stake is the legacy you plan to leave.

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