Users of Tinder, the popular online dating app, usually swipe right on their mobile screens to gain a potential match. Come September, the same action might allow them to save lives by registering to...
With just a few taps of your iPhone screen, you could save a life. If that statement sounds like an exaggeration, it may not be. According to the Associated Press, Apple has included the option to be an organ donor on the latest iPhone iOS update. Show More Summary
It has been just over three weeks since Apple released […]
Apple is going to make it easier than ever to register as an organ donor. With the release of iOS 10 later this year, you’ll be able to sign up on the national organ donor registry through the Health app. Read more...
The new version of Apple's mobile operating system will include the ability for a user to register as an organ donor.
Apple's upcoming iOS 10 software will offer a way for iPhone users to sign up to donate their organs, eyes and tissues.
Apple's mission to use the power of its mobile devices to ease many common tasks just took an interesting new turn: signing up for organ donation. On Tuesday, the company announced that, when iOS 10 launches in the fall, iPhone andShow More Summary
Granted, it’s not the most cutting edge new feature for iOS 10, but it’s an important one, nonetheless. Apple issued a release this morning announcing that the company is teaming with Donate Life America to bring organ donation to its mobile operating system. Show More Summary
Option to enroll as donor available through iPhone's Health app.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple wants to encourage millions of iPhone owners to register as organ donors through a software update that will add an easy sign-up button to the health information app that comes installed on every smartphone...Show More Summary
Apple will promote organ donation with its newest mobile operating system, iOS 10, when it ships in the fall. Via the Associated Press, Apple will include a new simple sign-up button inside the Health app to enable users to register to become an organ donor in a national donor registry. Show More Summary
What ever happened to being honest and fair? Yes, people are dying who need organs, but living organ donors are people, too. Recent movements to encourage living organ donation are misdirected. What living organ donors need is a safety net. Show More Summary
Since 2005 about 40 people in Belgium and the Netherlands have successfully combined euthanasia with organ donation, according to an article in the Journal of Medical Ethics by ethicists and transplant specialists. The [five] doctors are so enthusiastic about the procedure that they have proposed legal changes which will speed up the procedure and maximize […]
NBA Champion Alonzo Mourning sent the following message to the White House email list to discuss the vital importance of organ donation. Didn't get the message? Sign up for email updates here. During my basketball career, I won the NBA Finals and an Olympic Gold Medal. Show More Summary
The organ donation and transplantation system in the United States is working... sometimes. For those that receive the gift of life (including yours truly), the system has indeed worked. Stars aligned, prayers were answered, and a helicopter carrying the precious cargo arrived in time. Show More Summary
With a piece of emergency legislation, California lawmakers legalized organ donations between HIV-positive people. The change in California law became official Friday when Democratic Gov. Jerry Brown signed the bill, and the legislation went into effect immediately. Show More Summary
California politics updates: Bills in Sacramento face a big live-or-die moment, business groups play both sides in Assembly race May 27, 2016, 10:42 a.m. Welcome to Essential Politics, our daily feed on California politics and government news. Here's what we're watching: Lawmakers in Sacramento...
Representative Matt Cartwright (D-PA 17th District) has introduced the Organ Donor Clarification Act. The act would: Clarify that certain reimbursements are not valuable consideration but are reimbursements for expenses a donor incurs...Show More Summary