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#Gift of Life

# gift-of-life - Monday 21 December, 2020

'It gave me back my life': Transplant patient urges people to talk to their families about organ donation wishes
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'It gave me back my life': Transplant patient urges people to talk to their families about organ donation wishes

Dec 21st 2020, 9:00 PM 13,725 Views 10 Comments

Transplants through deceased donors are down 25% on last year.

# gift-of-life - Tuesday 26 March, 2019

'I got a new life because of their loved one': Organ recipients tell their stories as Organ Donor Awareness Week launches
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'I got a new life because of their loved one': Organ recipients tell their stories as Organ Donor Awareness Week launches

Mar 26th 2019, 8:00 PM 7,274 Views 2 Comments

The launched was attended by Ambassador Ray D’Arcy and Minister for Health Simon Harris.

# gift-of-life - Sunday 11 June, 2017

Meet the people who are on-call 24-7 to make sure organ transplants happen
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Meet the people who are on-call 24-7 to make sure organ transplants happen

Jun 11th 2017, 8:30 PM 30,801 Views 11 Comments

“A death has occurred, but a life is also saved and enhanced.”

# gift-of-life - Tuesday 9 May, 2017

'A woman has our daughter's lungs and four boys have the rest of her organs'
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'A woman has our daughter's lungs and four boys have the rest of her organs'

May 9th 2017, 6:08 AM 17,357 Views 5 Comments

Nevaeh Gale-Spollen was just weeks away from her 10th brithday when she died from a brain haemorrhage.

# gift-of-life - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

Generous kidney donors to get income tax exemption on expenses
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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.

# gift-of-life - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

Appeal for blood donations as fears World Cup could see supplies dwindle
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Appeal for blood donations as fears World Cup could see supplies dwindle

Jun 3rd 2014, 7:43 AM 8,863 Views 32 Comments

The Irish Blood Transfusion Service said by the middle of this week blood supply levels will be down to 4 days in most blood groups.

# gift-of-life - Saturday 5 April, 2014

Organ Donation: The donors and the people they save
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Organ Donation: The donors and the people they save

Apr 5th 2014, 10:45 AM 7,795 Views 14 Comments

Today is the final day of Organ Donor Awareness Week.

# gift-of-life - Friday 4 April, 2014

"Bestowed a bright shining light": Appleby jewellers' son saved by donor
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"Bestowed a bright shining light": Appleby jewellers' son saved by donor

Apr 4th 2014, 5:20 PM 28,416 Views 19 Comments

Gerry and Helen’s son Simon was called to Beaumont Hospital to undergo a kidney transplant operation last week.

# gift-of-life - Thursday 2 January, 2014

Meet the people beginning a new life in 2014 thanks to organ transplants
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Meet the people beginning a new life in 2014 thanks to organ transplants

Jan 2nd 2014, 8:15 PM 19,846 Views 19 Comments

2013 was a record year for organ transplants in Ireland – here are the stories of two people who have a new lease of life in 2014 thanks to the generosity of others.

# gift-of-life - Wednesday 25 April, 2012

Milan star El Shaarawy gifts defibrillator to old club
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Milan star El Shaarawy gifts defibrillator to old club

Apr 25th 2012, 11:55 AM 877 Views 1 Comment

Rossoneri striker inspired by the death of Piermario Morosini.