organ donation

Govt mulls giving 2BHK units to kin of organ donors 

Min: Govt will also explore possibility of enrolling kids of deceased donors in residential schools

published on : 28th November 2022

Family of brain-dead boy donates his organs

Amal’s liver was transplanted into a 66-year-old man from Kolenchery who is being treated at Aster Medcity.

published on : 27th November 2022

Organ donation stressed at AIIMS CME

An expert in liver transplant surgery Prof Viniyendra Pamecha, Prof Dipesh Kenwar and Prof Vipin Kaushal were felicitated for their outstanding work in the sector.

published on : 27th November 2022

Kerala: Cherattukuzhy to rally locals for organ donation

260 people have so far signed consent letters to donate eyes and 52 pledged their bodies  

published on : 25th November 2022

Petty shop owner in Mayiladuthurai gives fresh life to six through organ donation

He owned a petty shop. After getting down from the motorcycle, he did not park it on its stand, which made the two-wheeler to fell on him.

published on : 11th November 2022

Doctors urge people to donate organs to meet shortage

"It is extremely unfortunate that 17 people die each day waiting for an organ transplant in our country. Unfortunately, organ donation rate in India is very low as compared to many other countries."

published on : 30th September 2022

Government Rajaji Hospital conducts organ donation awareness seminar

Government Rajaji Hospital held an awareness seminar for college students on organ donation as part of organ donation week here on Thursday.

published on : 23rd September 2022

Devoted lives to serve public, these people are ready to gift lives after death

In an appreciable move, the district panchayat is setting a model in organ donation with its staff and elected members coming forward voluntarily to donate their organs after death.

published on : 22nd September 2022

Organs of brain-dead patient harvested in CMCH

According to sources, R Nataraj from Nambiyampalayam in Avinashi Taluk got severe head injury after his bike rammed into a tree on September 16.

published on : 19th September 2022

Infant dies, parents donate organs to save 2 kids

The baby could not make it. His kidneys and liver, however, continue to breathe life — into two other kids.

published on : 16th September 2022

Telangana man on a mission to restore sight for all

In the seven years since then, he has helped facilitate 120 corneal transplantations in Odela mandal alone.

published on : 11th September 2022

Brain-dead after stroke, 29-yr-old woman’s organs save 8 lives

Shwetha suffered a brain stroke on August 27 and did not recover from it, despite strenuous efforts by her family to revive her.

published on : 10th September 2022

15 more govt medical hospitals to get nod to harvest organs of brain dead persons

The Directorate of Medical Services is set to give approval to 15 more government medical college hospitals in the State to harvest organs of brain dead persons.

published on : 1st September 2022

Deceased Kerala teacher’s organs to give new life to seven people

A kind act by the family of a revered school teacher who died here on Wednesday will give a fresh lease of life to seven persons.  

published on : 25th August 2022

Bommai, Sudhakar, chief secy pledge to donate organs

The chief minister also honoured the families of organ donors Markonahalli Krishnappa and Navinkumar.

published on : 14th August 2022

Donate organs, K Sudhakar appeals

Health Minister Dr K Sudhakar said the government plans to start an air ambulance and introduce a chopper to transport organs retrieved from donors for transplantation.

published on : 13th August 2022

Brain-dead teenager in Chennai gives new lease of life to five people

The Tamil Nadu government approved the legal authorisation for harvesting the organs from the brain-dead teenager considering the urgency, the release said.

published on : 21st July 2022

Bengaluru's Cloudphysician Healthcare: Leveraging tech in healthcare

Cloudphysician Healthcare has assimilated medical experts with high-end tech to replicate the ‘ICU in a box model’.

published on : 17th July 2022

Kerala youth’s organs give five persons lease of life

One of his kidneys was donated to a 44-year-old Malappuram resident who was undergoing treatment at the Rajagiri Hospital in Kochi.

published on : 15th July 2022

Deceased Kerala man’s organs give lease of life to three

A noble gesture by the family of a deceased person has given a fresh lease of life to three critically ill persons.

published on : 9th July 2022
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