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We need to educate as many people as possible as to the benefits of organ donation. To do this we need to be proactive. Have the conversations. Talk to people. It’s up to you to spread the message that we need change.
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There are 7000* waiting for
An organ transplant. Almost 49,000 people in the UK have endured the wait for an organ transplant in the last 10 years and over 6,000, including 270 children, have died before receiving the transplant they desperately needed.
I’m waiting for a new liver
Hello, my name is Lucinda and if I don’t get a liver transplant within the next year and a half I will die.
I suffer from a disease called Autoimmune hepatitis Type 2 and over the years, this has caused irreversible damage to my liver. My only chance of survival is by having a liver transplant. Unfortunately, I am blood type ‘O’ so I may have to wait longer than most people.
In the meantime, my deteriorating health makes it impossible for me to work, or lead anything like a normal life.
(Blue wristbands were given out in Plymouth Photo: ALAMY) In our research for this campaign we saw this article about wristbands that was featured in The Telegraph. In this instance wristbands were being handed out to those who became organ donors in Portsmouth. What...read more
My sister is a huge film buff and many years ago we first stumbled upon the heart warming (literally) film, 'Return to me' starring Mini Driver and David Duchovny. What was an interesting coincidence as in the year the film was filmed my family rented a small villa...read more
From the look of the figures below there are around six and a half thousand people waiting for an organ transplant currently in the UK....read more
Time for a change?
Of the almost 7,000* patients currently on the UK’s transplant waiting list, 30% have been waiting more than two years. More than 500 of them have been waiting longer than five years – that’s over 1,800 days each. (NHS Organ Donation Website) 2015)