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# ika - Sunday 3 May, 2020

Covid-19 impacting patients' kidneys with many ending up needing dialysis

Irish authorities were ahead of the curve and got extra kidney treatment equipment and supplies after the disease outbreak in northern Italy.

# ika - Sunday 3 January, 2016

Concern over 'significant decline' in kidney transplants from living donors

Almost 2,000 people in Ireland are on dialysis.

# ika - Monday 8 December, 2014

'Organ donor cards don't work anymore, we need a new approach'

The IKA wants a registry system to be introduced.

# ika - Monday 1 December, 2014

'Helen didn't get lungs ... but we’ll make sure other people get them because of her'

“She wanted to live with every fibre of her being.”

# ika - Saturday 5 April, 2014

Organ Donation: The donors and the people they save

Today is the final day of Organ Donor Awareness Week.

# ika - Thursday 15 August, 2013

"Legislature should not be excluded from transplant debate" - Micheál Martin

Micheál Martin accused the Government of trying to “dominate who debates what” in the Oireachtas.

# ika - Saturday 30 March, 2013

Organ Donor Awareness Week hopes to reverse drop in donations

The awareness campaign, which kicks off today, follows a year in which organ donations dropped by 17 per cent.

# ika - Monday 26 March, 2012

Carry an organ donor card... in your smartphone Ecard This post contains a poll

Carry an organ donor card... in your smartphone

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