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Friday, September 16, 2016

With iOS 10, Your iPhone Can Save Up to Eight Lives

THE MAC OBSERVER | Jim Tanous

Apple’s iOS Health app has thus far been focused on improving the user’s life, but with the launch of iOS 10, Apple has made one very important change that could affect the lives of millions of other people, too. As was first announced back in July, users can now register to become an organ donor directly from within the Health app.

To implement and manage the organ donor feature, Apple has teamed up with Donate Life America, a national non-profit group focused on raising awareness of the importance of organ donation and maintaining a national donor registry.

The Importance of Organ Donation

It’s always a bit uncomfortable to talk about our own inevitable demise, but the possibility of saving or improving the lives of multiple other people as you take your final bow is immensely important. Government statistics show that a single organ donor can save up to eight other lives, but there’s still a major gap between supply and demand.  Continue reading 
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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
Nationwide:
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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