Organ Donor

Creating A Culture Of Organ And Tissue Donation Saves Lives

William Osler Health System | Posted 04.29.2016 | Canada Living
William Osler Health System

The shift in the culture has meant that every department at Osler -- from the ER to the OR -- now see it as a priority that all families are given the opportunity to choose donation. Families can find hope in knowing that there is the potential to save eight lives through organ donation and up to 75 more through tissue donation.

Millions In Ontario Register As Organ Donors, Breaking Records And Saving Lives

CP | Matt Ingram, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.06.2016 | Canada Impact

TORONTO - He was a father, a fiance, a real go-getter and, in the end, he also saved lives.Aaron Murray was driving home after a long day of work, col...

'My Dad Gave Me His Kidney'

2 For Couples | Melissa Wilson | Posted 02.11.2013 | Canada Impact

When I was a toddler and was limping instead of walking, my parents began to suspect something was wrong. I went to numerous specialists to try and fi...

What My Dad Taught Me Before He Died

Carmela Antolino | Posted 01.20.2013 | Canada Living
Carmela Antolino

When my dad passed away it was by far the worst day of my life. All the anti-rejection drugs that were keeping his heart pumping were slowly deteriorating his other organs. We knew this day would eventually come, but none of us really wanted to accept it. Really, how can anyone be prepared to lose their parent?

Can Facebook And Twitter Help You Find An Organ Donor?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 12.18.2011 | Canada Living

When online entrepreneur Amit Gupta found out he had acute leukemia last month he quickly turned to social media. But it's not why you'd think. Yes...