The moving stories of child organ transplant patients Ella Chadwick and Max Johnson, who featured on the Daily Mirror Pride of Britain awards on ITV, led a surge in organ donation registrations, with more than 5000 people committing to organ donation on the day of broadcast.
NHS Blood and Transplant figures reveal a rise in the number of transplants being offered to patients with diabetes.
This Inter Faith Week (11-18 November) NHS Blood and Transplant is encouraging people across the different faiths to help dispel myths and misconceptions by talking about organ donation.
Jackie Doyle Price calls on MPs to champion organ donation in their constituencies and challenge perceived risks and myths.
NHS Blood and Transplant reveals this World Sight Day (October 11) that its eye banks are 19% below the level needed to supply hospitals and are asking people to think about donating their corneas.
This Black History Month NHS Blood and Transplant is urging black people to join the rising numbers saving lives in their community by registering as blood and organ donors.
People with Group O blood wait longer for a heart transplant than those with other blood groups, according to data from NHS Blood and Transplant.
The number of people waiting for a lung transplant has risen by 46% over the past five years, NHS Blood and Transplant has warned.
New figures show parents are significantly less likely to donate their child’s organs for lifesaving transplants, which limits the number of organs available for children on the transplant waiting list.
Almost a third of black and Asian people in England are unsure about donating their organs for lifesaving transplants after their death according to new research by NHS Blood and Transplant.