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Donate Life

April 17th, 2017
April is National Donate Life Month. It’s a chance to put the spotlight on the issue of organ, eye and tissue donation in this country. First, let’s take a look at some statistics. According to Donate Life America, more than 118,000 men, women and children are awaiting lifesaving organ transplants. Every ten minutes, another person is added to the national transplant waiting list. Every year in the US, 8,000 deaths occur because organs are not donated in time. The heart,…