Organ Donors

Man Impatient With Transplant Wait Fixes His Own Heart

The Huffington Post Canada | Maham Abedi | Posted 04.09.2014 | Canada Impact

Ever since Garwin Cockhead endured a heart attack two years ago, he has been defying the odds, strengthening his heart to the point where he no longer...

'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 an...

Can Donating Loved One's Organs Help Bring Solace After Death?

CP | Sheryl Ubelacker, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.18.2012 | Canada Living

On one side, there is joy: up to eight people and their families whose prayers for a life-saving or life-altering transplant have been answered. On th...

Organ Donation Rates Go Flat

CBC | Posted 04.14.2012 | Canada Living

Organ donation rates have stagnated in Canada since 2006, according to a new report. The Canadian Institute for Health Inform...

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...