I Support Organ Donation

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 136 People

    My Grandsons New Heart

    My grandson was born sept. 9, 2010 and two weeks later was in the hospital and not doing well. He was diagnosed with Dilated Myocardioapathy and to make a long story short he ended up on an eckmo machine for about 10 days but even after that he continued to decline. He ended up...
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    1 Response Sep 14, 2011

    Last Greatest Gift

    I think anyone who can should donate their organs. It is for a better cause then being mummified and or burned with your body. Bring someone a few or many years of life longer with family and friends.
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    Jun 17, 2008

    My Baby Is Only Alive Because of a Loving and Selfless Organ Donor.

    Please Read This, I know it is lengthy but I promise it will move you and only justify your decision to become an organ donor.  Thank You. I am only 20 years old.  I have 2 children, which are my entire world (yes I meant to have them young, no accidents here.) ...
    ItsSoSimple ItsSoSimple
    2 Responses Aug 28, 2008

    Mason'S Story

    There are currently over 110,00 people waiting for an organ donation. The largest group waiting is from 18-49 years of age. An average of 18 people die each day while on the waiting list for an organ donation. Organs and tissues from a single non-living donor can be used to...
    hkolb hkolb
    36-40, F
    Apr 17, 2013

    My Child- My Hero

    Exactly two weeks ago... my son died in a horrible motorcycle wreck. He was 18. Two years earlier we had sat down and discussed the what ifs and he said he would donate his organs. On that day his brother, myself and my son signed our cards. When I saw him in the hospital on...
    missionary789 missionary789
    41-45, F
    Sep 23, 2009

    For The Little Baby Boy

    I had a very beatiful baby girl. She was my third daughter. One day when I was riding the train home with her after picking my oldest daughter up from school I looked down in my carrier and found her dead. By some good luck I was at a stop right by a hospital, so I ran my baby...
    emjackson emjackson
    1 Response Mar 22, 2011

    So Send In Your Wurlitzers, Kimballs, and Steinways - Huh, What, Not That Kind of Organ? Um, Ok...

    Seriously, why waste a good thing if it's no longer needed?   Just please, wait untill after I am dead...  :)
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    Mar 27, 2009
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