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Football fans asked to Sign for Life and support organ donation

Wednesday, 02 Mar 2016

NHS Blood and Transplant is urging football and rugby fans from grassroots upwards to make their match day chat about organ donation as part of a national campaign to increase the number of organ donors.

Teen understanding and awareness of organ donation is vital to tackling a shortage of organ donors

Monday, 29 Feb 2016

Today’s teens have been highlighted as ‘change makers’ who can spark the family conversations needed to raise the number of organ donors.

Better Left Unsaid

Monday, 08 Feb 2016

On Valentine’s Day some things are better left unsaid. And some things aren’t.

Families saying no to donation results in missed transplant opportunities for UK patients

Friday, 15 Jan 2016

More than 500 families in the UK have said no to organ donation taking place since 1 April 2010 despite knowing or being informed their relative was on the NHS Organ Donor Register and wanted to donate.

Russell Howard donates his voice for "The Wait"

Thursday, 17 Dec 2015

Comedian Russell Howard lends his support to NHS Blood and Transplant’s Organ Donation Campaign, "The Wait"