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Organ Donation: A New Frontier for AI?

Getting the right organ to the right recipient is always a challenge. University of Montreal scientists think artificial intelligence can help.

Mom Says "Hello and Goodbye" to Baby She Carried to Term For Organ Donation

Update: The Young family has since said hello and goodbye to sweet baby Eva, who was born and passed on April 17. In a post to Facebook, Royce shared a striking and emotional photo of him and his baby girl, while Keri shared a lighter, smiley family photo on Instagram and Facebook, which included the couple's son, Harrison. Show More Summary

Organ donation—a new frontier for AI?

Organ transplants are a game of odds. Success depends on a number of factors: how old and how healthy the donor is, how old and how healthy the recipient is, how good a biological match can be found, how ready the patient is to receive it.

Rod Carew works to promote organ donation after receiving the ultimate gift from former NFL player Konrad Reuland: a heart

A call Mary Reuland received Monday reaffirmed her decision to go public with the story of her son, Konrad Reuland, a former NFL tight end who died of a brain aneurysm in December and whose heart and kidney breathed new life into Hall of Fame baseball player Rod Carew, who received the transplanted...

Donations to tribes by Daniel Snyder’s Redskins foundation plummet in second year, records show

After giving away $3.7 million in its first year, the organization donated $1.6 million in its second.

Hall of Famer Rod Carew is alive because of former NFL player's organ donation

This is touching. Former New York Jets and Baltimore Ravens tight end Konrad Reuland died of a brain aneurysm in December at the age of 29. One of the organ donor’s kidneys went to a woman in her 60s, his liver to a man in his 50s, and...Show More Summary

The miracle twin: A story of birth, loss and organ donation

My sister is with me always, especially in her sweet baby whose eyes are identical to ours. I will spend the rest of my life doing my best to live for both of us.

Organ donation is the gift of life

Did you know that one organ donor can save up to eight lives? That’s a pretty powerful reason to consider registering as an organ donor. More than 119,000 men, women and children in the U.S. are on the national organ transplant waiting list awaiting a life-saving transplant. Every 10 minutes, someone is added to the […]

Pigs: helping to solve the organ transplant crisis

Every 10 minutes someone gets added to the national transplant waiting list. Hundreds of thousands of patients every day are currently awaiting a life-saving organ donation in the USA alone. Many of them are in various stages of liver, heart, kidney, and other types of organ failure. Show More Summary

#MayoClinicRadio Podcast: 2/18/17

Listen: Mayo Clinic Radio 2/18/17 On Mayo Clinic Radio, transplant surgeon Dr. Charles Rosen discusses liver transplant and the importance of organ donation. Also on the program, Toni Mangskau, clinical trials referral coordinator at Mayo Clinic’s Cancer Education Center in Rochester, Minnesota, explains how clinical trials are conducted. Show More Summary

Dad's Note to Selfless Wife Carrying Their Baby Without a Brain to Term For Organ Donation

"The other night, before I left for New Orleans, I was watching my beautiful wife sleep peacefully on the couch," wrote Royce Young in a heartbreaking post to Facebook. "I looked at her laying there, her belly big with our daughter kicking...Show More Summary

The importance of organ donation: Mayo Clinic Radio

According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, more than 14,000 people are waiting for a liver transplant today in the U.S. Liver transplant usually is reserved as a treatment option for people who have significant complications due to end-stage chronic liver disease. In rare cases, sudden failure of a previously normal liver may occur. […]

To fill organ donation gap in China, doctors turn to surprising source

Scientists are working on a possible breakthrough to restore sight, but the eyes they’re using aren’t human

Organ donation: an immense act of charity amid grief

To the editor: The op-ed article on the heart donated by author Reg Green’s 7-year-old son in Italy 22 years ago is a beautiful story. It is such a positive tale of death and the healing process. (“The final beat of Nicholas Green’s heart of gold,” Opinion, Feb. 13) We donated parts of my 1-year-old...

Jesus Take The Wheel: Gunned Down 11-Year-Old Chicago Girl Saves 6 Lives After Death

2 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Bossip

Chicago Girl Killed In Gang Shootout Saves 6 Lives Through Organ Donation At this point there really isn’t a whole lot you can say about the gun violence in Chicago except that it needs to stop. There have been debates,

Our Health Data Can Save Lives, But We Have to Be Willing to Share

Organ donation has saved countless lives, but could donating our personal data have an even more transformative impact on healthcare? The potential impact of Big Data and machine learning on healthcare is only just beginning to become apparent. Barely a month goes by without researchers unveiling algorithms giving human doctors a run for their money […]

Mayo Clinic Radio: The importance of organ donation

According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, more than 14,000 people are waiting for a liver transplant today in the U.S. Liver transplant usually is reserved as a treatment option for people who have significant complications due to end-stage chronic liver disease. In rare cases, sudden failure of a previously normal liver may occur. […]

Woman whose young daughter died hears her heart beating

2 months agoLifestyle / Fashion : AOL: Style

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WJW) -- A Cleveland mom meets the child who received her daughter's heart. It happened just in time for Valentine's Day, which is also National Organ Donation Day. "I always say two beautiful girls, one beating heart," said Amber Travaglio. Show More Summary

12 Things You Might Not Know About Organ Donation

2 months agoHumor / odd : mental_floss

Only three in 1000 deaths are eligible for organ donation, though nearly 120,000 people are currently on transplant waiting lists.

Mayo Clinic Radio: Liver transplant and organ donation / clinical trials / constipation

According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, more than 14,000 people are waiting for a liver transplant today in the U.S. Liver transplant usually is reserved as a treatment option for people who have significant complications due to end-stage chronic liver disease. In rare cases, sudden failure of a previously normal liver may occur. […]

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