Waiting For A Donor

By Nathan O'Leary

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With millions of people signed up as organ donors at the end of their life, thousands are still dying while waiting for a transplant. So, why aren’t more people taking part in a different system that could save these lives and countless others?

We take a look at some simple answers like money. And we look and some others that are much more complex, like who should decide how much risk a donor is willing to take to save another person? The donor themselves or a doctor?

Links for podcast info:

Bill McGowan's page on the National Kidney Registry: https://nkr.org/JVP667
National Kidney Donation Organization: nkdo.org

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