Organ Donors

Life-Saving Organs Aren't Being Donated In Canada: Report

The Canadian Press | Sheryl Ubelacker | Posted 12.19.2014 | Canada Living

While thousands of Canadians wait for transplants that could alter or save their lives, many potentially willing organ donors are never identified or ...

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...