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500 people have now donated a kidney to a stranger

Wednesday, 21 Sep 2016

More than 500 people have helped save the life of stranger by becoming a living kidney donor, NHS Blood and Transplant announces.

Families need to talk about organ donation, to give thousands waiting the chance of a 'new beginning'

Monday, 05 Sep 2016

New NHS Blood and Transplant campaign calls for people to help ‘Turn an End. Into a Beginning’ by talking about organ donation

Highest number of organ transplants ever across UK, but many families still say no to donation

Thursday, 01 Sep 2016

NHS Blood and Transplant publishes the Organ Donation and Transplantation Activity Report 2015/16

Honoured for raising awareness of blood and organ donation

Thursday, 16 Jun 2016

Dapo Odumeru, who has been with NHS Blood and Transplant since 2005 made it his personal mission to raise awareness of blood and organ donation with the Black, Asian and minority ethnic communities. His hard work has been recognised in this year’s Queen’s Birthday Honours list.

People with HIV have donated organs to others with the condition

Thursday, 05 May 2016

NHS Blood and Transplant has recently released figures that show that a small number of people with HIV in the UK have helped benefit patients living with HIV after their deaths by donating their organs.