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UV Protection for Your Eyes During The Summer

Long term exposure to ultraviolet or UV light from the sun not only causes skin problems like wrinkles and skin cancer, it is also harmful to the eyes.

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What I Would Say to My Organ Donor’s Family

Lung transplant patient Marie DeLarge shares in her own words what she would say to her donor's family and how the quality of her life has been the best it...

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Organ Donors Transform Lives: Sadi’s Story

Just one organ donor can save the lives of up to nine people. Read the touching story of one organ donor's story as shared by her mother.

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Organ Donation: What’s True or False?

More than 123,000 men, women and children are on the national transplant waiting list. Each registered organ donor can save the lives of up to nine people. Test your knowledge about...

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Be One in a Million

When you register to become an organ donor, you have the power to save up to nine lives.

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After 3-Year Wait, Pediatric Transplant Patient Receives Heart & Celebrates Surprise Birthday Party

Seth Turner was born with hypoplastic left heart syndrome, a complex and rare heart defect in which the left side of his heart was critically underdeveloped. After a three-year wait,...

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The ABC’s of Hepatitis

2014 has been a remarkable year in the area of liver disease since I’ve been practicing medicine. We are on the cusp of having access to therapies that could essentially...

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Bone Marrow Donation Can Come From Matched, Unrelated Donor

When someone needs a bone marrow transplant, they often don’t have months to wait. Bone marrow donation can come from a matched, unrelated donor. Learn more about becoming part...

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