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News

News

Human Organs To Be Grown In Animals As Hybrid Embryo Experiments Approved

2 min read

Stem-cell scientists have just received a world-first approval to create animal embryos containing human cells, with the goal of growing organs in animals that can be used for human transplants.

World

World

Tube Fed Porridge Mixed With Urine: Inside An Organ Harvesting Prison

4 min read

Tony Liu escaped being killed for his organs while in prison for his religious beliefs and has spoken out against the 'evil practices'.

World

World

First Baby In U.S. Born From Dead Woman's Donated Womb

2 min read

A hospital in the American state of Ohio has confirmed staff delivered a baby born from a transplanted womb from a deceased woman. 

World

World

Germany's Drastic Measures To Combat Organ Shortage

2 min read

Germany is trying to tackle a shortage of donors and address a backlog of about 10,000 patients waiting for organs.

Good News

Good News

Hospital Worker's True Act Of Kindness For A Stranger

2 min read

A woman went under the knife to give her kidney to a stranger, the first link in a chain of organ donations that could save many lives.

Gary Nunn

Gary Nunn

Organ Donation Should Be Compulsory Unless You Opt Out

6 min read

When I flipped open my laptop to start typing up a piece on organ donation, it was going to be a no brainer: Australia should, surely, move to an opt-out system. This, I assumed, would widen the pool of donors and save lives.

World

World

Calls To Trash Chinese Organ Transplant Research Over Death Row Harvest Fears

3 min read

WARNING: Graphic Content

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Woman Films Man Allegedly Raping Her On Dance Floor

2 min read

All the news you need to know this Wednesday.

Features

Features

How Organ Donation Helped Create A New Life

1 min read

Heidi becomes a mum after two liver transplants

Comedy

Comedy

What Would Jesus Donate?

2 min read

The organ donation campaign that’s left some cross

Celebrity

Celebrity

Tina Turner Reveals Her Husband Donated His Kidney To Her

1 min read

What’s love got to do, got to do with it? Apparently, quite a lot when it comes to donating an organ to your loved one, which is exactly what Tina Turner’s husband Erwin Bach did last year.

Health

Health

Cancer Spreads From Organ Donor To Four People In 'Extraordinary Case'

4 min read

Three of the four patients died after the donor's breast cancer cells spread to their other organs.

National

National

Double Lung Transplant Recipient To Run City2Surf Just Months After Operation

1 min read

Adam Wells had just weeks to live. Ten months later, he's running the City2Surf.