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'I'm doing this in honour of my donor': Woman who received life-saving kidney transplant taking on 5k race
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'I'm doing this in honour of my donor': Woman who received life-saving kidney transplant taking on 5k race

Aug 11th 2019, 11:00 AM 13,485 Views 6 Comments

Emma O’Sullivan has gone through two organ transplants due to an illness she has experienced since birth.

Irish Cystic Fibrosis activist Orla Tinsley recovering in hospital after double lung transplant
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Irish Cystic Fibrosis activist Orla Tinsley recovering in hospital after double lung transplant

Dec 21st 2017, 4:25 PM 24,269 Views 23 Comments

Tinsley spent the last number of days on life support in a New York hospital.

Seriously ill Irish Cystic Fibrosis activist makes donor card appeal from intensive care
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# Orla Tinsley

Seriously ill Irish Cystic Fibrosis activist makes donor card appeal from intensive care

Dec 20th 2017, 4:05 PM 23,277 Views 21 Comments

Orla Tinsley has been instrumental in raising awareness of gaps in CF services over the years.

'I feel more alive and can think clearly': Seven members of Donegal family undergo kidney transplants
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'I feel more alive and can think clearly': Seven members of Donegal family undergo kidney transplants

Apr 6th 2017, 4:55 PM 18,112 Views 3 Comments

Eleven members of the family have been diagnosed with the same unusual hereditary kidney condition called Tubulo Nephritis.

'I only had six hours to live if I didn’t start pulling through'
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'I only had six hours to live if I didn’t start pulling through'

Apr 3rd 2016, 7:30 PM 296 Views 4 Comments

Since 1992, Stephen has had three separate kidney transplants – one of which was a live donation from his sister.

'Everyday I pray for that special person who saved my life'
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'Everyday I pray for that special person who saved my life'

Mar 31st 2015, 6:03 AM 9,339 Views 7 Comments

Annetha Kieran Loughran received dialysis treatment for six years.

Generous kidney donors to get income tax exemption on expenses
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# Gift Of Life

Generous kidney donors to get income tax exemption on expenses

Nov 11th 2014, 8:45 PM 11,479 Views 12 Comments

The aim is to ensure that donors do not lose out financially when they donate a kidney.

Joe Brolly: 'I would donate a kidney again tomorrow if I could'
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Joe Brolly: 'I would donate a kidney again tomorrow if I could'

Nov 13th 2012, 2:40 PM 5,517 Views 14 Comments

The Derry star is recovering from a failed kidney donation and believes more Irish people need to volunteer as donors.

Facebook asks members to add organ donor status to timeline
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# Social Network

Facebook asks members to add organ donor status to timeline

May 1st 2012, 3:00 PM 3,959 Views 43 Comments

The social network says “simply telling people that you’re an organ donor” can help increase the number of people who sign up to donate.

Carry an organ donor card... in your smartphone
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# Ecard

Carry an organ donor card... in your smartphone

Mar 26th 2012, 7:15 AM 9,870 Views 30 Comments

As Organ Donor Awareness Week is launched, iPhone and Android users alerted to ECard option…

Minister for Health to propose new 'opt-out' system for organ donation
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# Organ Donation

Minister for Health to propose new 'opt-out' system for organ donation

Mar 28th 2011, 4:31 PM 1,770 Views 0 Comments

New proposals being drafted would that mean a person’s organs would automatically be donated unless they specifically requested to opt out of the system.