# organ-donation - Yesterday’s News
These are not your usual tourist traps – these are hidden gems for Dubliners in the know.
# organ-donation - Tuesday 30 August, 2016
Nicole Ryan’s brother Alex went into cardiac arrest after taking an extremely potent synthetic drug.
# organ-donation - Thursday 5 May, 2016
A report released today shows the increase in Ireland in organ donations.
# organ-donation - Sunday 3 April, 2016
Myles was born with a rare disorder, requiring the eventual removal of both of his kidneys.
# organ-donation - Saturday 2 April, 2016
“Your organs are no use to anyone in the ground” – a donor’s kindness has given this girl her life back
Laura Dolan had been suffering from a series of liver ailments for six years prior to her transplant in September 2015.
# organ-donation - Tuesday 26 January, 2016
Trevor Sullivan’s life was saved after he received a donor heart.
# organ-donation - Sunday 17 January, 2016
The former Dublin hurler has set up a support service for people dealing with renal failure.
# organ-donation - Sunday 3 January, 2016
Almost 2,000 people in Ireland are on dialysis.
# organ-donation - Monday 14 December, 2015
The NHS has teamed up with the dating app for an organ donor campaign.
# organ-donation - Tuesday 1 December, 2015
The change in the law aims to increase the number of donors by 25%.
# organ-donation - Thursday 2 July, 2015
I’m 38, a mother to two boys, and I have just been handed a death sentence.
# organ-donation - Saturday 11 April, 2015
The Murphy family appeared on The Late Late Show last night to promote organ donor awareness.
# organ-donation - Saturday 4 April, 2015
Claire is now 21, but at 18 she found out she had serious medical problems with her kidneys.
# organ-donation - Monday 30 March, 2015
Her grandmother wants to raise awareness about organ donation.
# organ-donation - Monday 23 March, 2015
Or should people still have to explicitly say they are willing to donate their organs?
# organ-donation - Monday 8 December, 2014
The IKA wants a registry system to be introduced.
# organ-donation - Tuesday 2 December, 2014
The Sunday Game pundit was on hand to launch Northern Ireland’s first Organ Donation Family Discussion Day.
# organ-donation - Monday 1 December, 2014
“She wanted to live with every fibre of her being.”
# organ-donation - Sunday 23 November, 2014
Helen Taylor, a Cystic Fibrosis sufferer, has been on the organ transplant waiting list for almost a year.
# organ-donation - Tuesday 12 August, 2014
Vera Dwyer was given days to live in 1988.
# organ-donation - Sunday 13 July, 2014
Recipients of organs thank their donors in music video.
# organ-donation - Thursday 29 May, 2014
However, the HSE said there is still a need for more organ donations.
# organ-donation - Monday 5 May, 2014
‘Alan’s Sports Extravaganza’ will take place on August 2nd in UL to honour the memory of the late Mayo man and increase awareness on organ donation.
# organ-donation - Saturday 5 April, 2014
Today is the final day of Organ Donor Awareness Week.
# organ-donation - Monday 31 March, 2014
Rory Doherty’s sister said she is “so incredibly proud” that her brother was one of the 86 people last year who gave a lifeline to someone in need.
# organ-donation - Saturday 29 March, 2014
Ireland currently has an opt-in system, do you think that should change?
# organ-donation - Saturday 22 March, 2014
The students will have their project implemented during organ donation week.
# organ-donation - Friday 21 February, 2014
The actor spoke about his wife’s passing during an interview with CBS’s Anderson Cooper.
# organ-donation - Friday 3 January, 2014
Transplant operations were at a high last year, but hundreds are still on waiting lists.
# organ-donation - Tuesday 31 December, 2013
In total, 293 transplants were carried out in 2013, beating 2011’s record of 275.
# organ-donation - Wednesday 18 December, 2013
Former Gaelic Football star Joe Brolly says the €3 million pledged for a state of the art organ donation system will save lives.
# organ-donation - Thursday 21 November, 2013
Shane O’Connell is currently in intensive care, and it is hoped he will get to be back in Kerry for Christmas Day.
# organ-donation - Saturday 16 November, 2013
The head of the Irish Kidney Assocation says James Reilly “hasn’t been good enough” on organ donation.
# organ-donation - Thursday 14 November, 2013
Next Monday night’s programme focuses on Brolly’s campaign to reform Irish organ donation practices after he donated a kidney.
# organ-donation - Thursday 24 October, 2013
“Taidhg, my beloved, was an organ donor”: Mother of musician killed in car crash in heartfelt appeal
Taidhg Burke, bass player with recent Hot Press cover stars The Calvanists, died following a car crash in Bantry last weekend.
# organ-donation - Saturday 12 October, 2013
The 27-year-old encouraged people to carry organ donar cards and to be aware of “the immense difference a transplant can make”.
# organ-donation - Tuesday 8 October, 2013
Shane O’Connell is one of those 650 and has been living in the Mater Hospital for almost a year.
# organ-donation - Tuesday 1 October, 2013
An Oireachtas Committee said the change could “vastly increase” Ireland’s rate of organ donation.
# organ-donation - Saturday 7 September, 2013
The Deise players will all be displaying the Organ Donor E-card with one of their selectors himself a living kidney donor.
# organ-donation - Friday 23 August, 2013
The Seanad has made the correct decision not to annul a Statutory Instrument on organ donation and transplantation – but much improvement is still needed in the area, writes Senator Colm Burke.