organ donation

86-year-old woman becomes one of Delhi's oldest cadaveric donors by saving man's life

According to Apollo Hospital, the 42-year-old recipient  was a patient of Hepatitis C and had suffered from liver failure and was in urgent need of a transplant. 

published on : 17th September 2020

Come forward to donate organs, says Palaniswami

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Wednesday called upon the people to come forward to donate their organs as such a gesture would save the lives of many.

published on : 13th August 2020

‘Islam does not speak against organ transplant’

Different countries have different views on organ donations and Muslims across the world follow different cultures on the matter.

published on : 27th July 2020

Kerala man's organs give a fresh lease of life to eight persons

Health Minister KK Shailaja intervened to get rid of the lockdown restrictions and paved the way for the movement of the organs.

published on : 19th July 2020

‘Organ donation not a sin, but a noble practice’

Guduru Sita Mahalakshmi, who began an organ donation movement in the state, believes that it is not how long but how well one has lived that is more important.

published on : 16th February 2020

25-year-old accident victim's organs save 5 lives in Mumbai

The hospital dean also applauded the family of the victim for taking the decision which could help in saving the life of multiple patients.

published on : 10th February 2020

Bhopal braveheart: 10-year-old decides to donate braindead mother's organs 

Ten-year-old Mayank Chhawani decided to donate his braindead mother, Disha's organs to help other needy patients.

published on : 25th January 2020

Organ donation: Private hospitals’ practices create doubts, says doctor

She added that private hospitals often eschew providing any explanation on why they had allotted a particular organ to a particular person.

published on : 23rd January 2020

Organ donation in Kerala sees steady revival in 2019

TPMs are appointed in government medical college hospitals in Thiruvananthapuram, Kottayam, Thrissur, Kozhikode, Ernakulam and Alappuzha.

published on : 31st December 2019

Heart donations in India still at dismal rate despite surge in overall organ donations across country

In 2018, only 241 hearts were donated in India. Doctors say almost two lakh people in India would need heart transplants every year, but very few hearts reach at the right time.

published on : 18th December 2019

Brain-dead farmer saves lives of four through organ donation

A 27-year-old farmer who was declared brain dead after an accident recently, has now become a saviour for four patients through organ donation.

published on : 18th December 2019

Have you donated an organ yet?

Family, religion and various myths assoicated with organ donation stop people from registering for it, claims study

published on : 11th December 2019