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# orla-tinsley - Thursday 20 September, 2018

More than 5,000 requests for organ donor cards since Orla Tinsley documentary
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More than 5,000 requests for organ donor cards since Orla Tinsley documentary

Sep 20th 2018, 8:50 PM 17,408 Views 13 Comments

On a typical day, the Irish Kidney Association would receive 20 to 50 requests for organ donor cards.

# orla-tinsley - Tuesday 18 September, 2018

Over 2,000 people sign up for organ donor cards in light of Orla Tinsley documentary
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Over 2,000 people sign up for organ donor cards in light of Orla Tinsley documentary

Updated Sep 18th 2018, 10:10 PM 48,471 Views 34 Comments

Tinsley was on the lung transplant waiting list in the US for nine months.

# orla-tinsley - Saturday 14 April, 2018

'Nothing short of a miracle': Irish CF campaigner on recovery after double lung transplant
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'Nothing short of a miracle': Irish CF campaigner on recovery after double lung transplant

Apr 14th 2018, 1:16 PM 18,127 Views 14 Comments

Orla Tinsley told RTÉ’s Six One News that she feels like a “new woman”.

# orla-tinsley - Tuesday 26 December, 2017

'I have shiny new lungs' -Irish Cystic Fibrosis activist gets double lung transplant
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'I have shiny new lungs' -Irish Cystic Fibrosis activist gets double lung transplant

Dec 26th 2017, 5:02 PM 23,020 Views 24 Comments

The journalist and Cystic Fibrosis activist has long campaigned for more awareness about the condition.

# orla-tinsley - Thursday 21 December, 2017

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

Dec 21st 2017, 4:25 PM 24,242 Views 23 Comments

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

# orla-tinsley - Wednesday 20 December, 2017

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

# orla-tinsley - Monday 24 July, 2017

Campaign to raise money for Orla Tinsley's lung transplant care hits target
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Campaign to raise money for Orla Tinsley's lung transplant care hits target

Jul 24th 2017, 4:16 PM 19,693 Views 13 Comments

A fundraiser has been set up to help Irish journalist Orla Tinsley raise money for a lung transplant aftercare.

# orla-tinsley - Sunday 23 September, 2012

Orla Tinsley: Honesty about death and purpose in life
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Orla Tinsley: Honesty about death and purpose in life

Sep 23rd 2012, 1:00 PM 2,236 Views 12 Comments

The Seamus Heaney poem ‘Mid-term Break’ always resonated with cystic fibrosis rights campaigner Orla Tinsley – and made her realise that life, though fragile, can be “calculated and powerful”.