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I Want to Donate My Body to Science When I Die

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    Burden On My Family

    I don't want my family to have carry the burden of funeral cost.....that's the main reason I want to donate my body.  
    deleted deleted 26-30 Dec 8, 2007

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    That Museum

    i hope that my body will end up in Body Works, that museum where they like artistically alter corpses and then put them on display
    dugaauru dugaauru 13-15, F Dec 22, 2011

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    Giving Back

    I had a cornea transplant when I was four years old. Meaning that I have directly reaped the benefits of someone selflessly donating their organs. Thus I have decided that I want to donate my body to science when I die as a way of giving back. Donating my body to science may be...
    Lullacus Lullacus 22-25, F May 29, 2013

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    If It Can Help Make Another Better Then Learn From My Body

    A few weeks ago someone asked if when I died would I want to donate my body to science? After a brief pause I said yes...the only reason for the pause being that I am already an organ donor. I have stated in some of my earlier stories that I have Multiple Sclerosis,aka MS, I was...
    bluetatoo19712000 bluetatoo19712000 36-40, F 1 Response Apr 20, 2012

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    I Wonder..

    If I did donate it, would they keep my brain as they keep einstien's? Or would my kidneys be donated to some hospital, wow, it gives me creeps to think who would be peeing with them. What is they put my heart in a woman? I will love a man?! Enough, i'm not donating!!!! :-|  ...
    Floydian Floydian 22-25, M 30 Responses Jun 18, 2009

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    It's been awhile since I did. I got a tattoo so you have to wait a year to donate. I'd rather donate plasma there is more uses, plus I get paid for it!!!
    space4rent space4rent 36-40, F 1 Response Apr 16

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    I love science and sex/pregnancy/the human body are some of the things i have studied over time. I know some people who have gotten pregnant very young on purpose, unexpectedly...
    tig1991 tig1991 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 1

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    Somewhat off the beaten path for this posting, I know, but I figured I'd have to write something since it has been so long. My original post that I was going to write about fell...
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    i dont want to live anymore lqnds war bit ch
    forkinyoureye forkinyoureye 18-21, F 28 mins ago

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    I've donated to day. Just wanted to share because everyone should do it. I really don't like but it should be almost demanded by law.
    unknownpoetx unknownpoetx 26-30, M 1 Response Mar 28

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    I hate everything about my body. I diet excessively and mercilessly purge when I eat too much, even though I know it doesn't help. I'm a size 8 to size 10 jeans, 5'0 tall, and 144...
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    O+ Kidney i wish to donate MALE 36 FROM INDIA DUE TO MONEY PROBLEM I WANT money TO GIVE MY KIDNEY IF ANYBODY NEEDED CONTACT ME 09842407706ANY WERE I AM COMING OK
    sathyasai sathyasai 36-40, M 1 Response Apr 15

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    It's been almost a year ago since last time ..I feel bad for not doing it more often ...I have reached over the gallons club to me giving life to preserve another's is good feeling...