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#Donor Card

# donor-card - Sunday 11 August, 2019

'I'm doing this in honour of my donor': Woman who received life-saving kidney transplant taking on 5k race
# Donor Card
# Donor Card

'I'm doing this in honour of my donor': Woman who received life-saving kidney transplant taking on 5k race

Aug 11th 2019, 11:00 AM 13,453 Views 6 Comments

Emma O’Sullivan has gone through two organ transplants due to an illness she has experienced since birth.

# donor-card - Thursday 21 December, 2017

Irish Cystic Fibrosis activist Orla Tinsley recovering in hospital after double lung transplant
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# Donor Card

Irish Cystic Fibrosis activist Orla Tinsley recovering in hospital after double lung transplant

Dec 21st 2017, 4:25 PM 24,241 Views 23 Comments

Tinsley spent the last number of days on life support in a New York hospital.

# donor-card - Wednesday 20 December, 2017

Seriously ill Irish Cystic Fibrosis activist makes donor card appeal from intensive care
# Orla Tinsley
# Orla Tinsley

Seriously ill Irish Cystic Fibrosis activist makes donor card appeal from intensive care

Dec 20th 2017, 4:05 PM 23,250 Views 21 Comments

Orla Tinsley has been instrumental in raising awareness of gaps in CF services over the years.

# donor-card - Thursday 6 April, 2017

'I feel more alive and can think clearly': Seven members of Donegal family undergo kidney transplants
# Donor Card
# Donor Card

'I feel more alive and can think clearly': Seven members of Donegal family undergo kidney transplants

Apr 6th 2017, 4:55 PM 18,084 Views 3 Comments

Eleven members of the family have been diagnosed with the same unusual hereditary kidney condition called Tubulo Nephritis.

# donor-card - Sunday 3 April, 2016

'I only had six hours to live if I didn’t start pulling through'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'I only had six hours to live if I didn’t start pulling through'

Apr 3rd 2016, 7:30 PM 223 Views 4 Comments

Since 1992, Stephen has had three separate kidney transplants – one of which was a live donation from his sister.

# donor-card - Tuesday 31 March, 2015

'Everyday I pray for that special person who saved my life'
# Donor Card
# Donor Card

'Everyday I pray for that special person who saved my life'

Mar 31st 2015, 6:03 AM 9,300 Views 7 Comments

Annetha Kieran Loughran received dialysis treatment for six years.

# donor-card - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

Generous kidney donors to get income tax exemption on expenses
# Gift Of Life
# Gift Of Life

Generous kidney donors to get income tax exemption on expenses

Nov 11th 2014, 8:45 PM 11,459 Views 12 Comments

The aim is to ensure that donors do not lose out financially when they donate a kidney.

# donor-card - Tuesday 13 November, 2012

Joe Brolly: 'I would donate a kidney again tomorrow if I could'
# Appeal
From The42
# Appeal

Joe Brolly: 'I would donate a kidney again tomorrow if I could'

Nov 13th 2012, 2:40 PM 5,477 Views 14 Comments

The Derry star is recovering from a failed kidney donation and believes more Irish people need to volunteer as donors.

# donor-card - Tuesday 1 May, 2012

Facebook asks members to add organ donor status to timeline
# Social Network
# Social Network

Facebook asks members to add organ donor status to timeline

May 1st 2012, 3:00 PM 3,940 Views 43 Comments

The social network says “simply telling people that you’re an organ donor” can help increase the number of people who sign up to donate.

# donor-card - Monday 26 March, 2012

Carry an organ donor card... in your smartphone
# Ecard
# Ecard

Carry an organ donor card... in your smartphone

Mar 26th 2012, 7:15 AM 9,720 Views 30 Comments

As Organ Donor Awareness Week is launched, iPhone and Android users alerted to ECard option…

# donor-card - Monday 28 March, 2011

Minister for Health to propose new 'opt-out' system for organ donation
# Organ Donation
# Organ Donation

Minister for Health to propose new 'opt-out' system for organ donation

Mar 28th 2011, 4:31 PM 1,748 Views 0 Comments

New proposals being drafted would that mean a person’s organs would automatically be donated unless they specifically requested to opt out of the system.