Are you an Organ Donor?
- Yes (76% people answered this)
- No (19% people answered this)
- No, But I visited http://donatelife.net and signing up now (4% people answered this)
21 people voted.
TPConnect ~~ Transplant Patients, Family Members and Friends Connect, Share, Learn & Help Others. We also promote Organ Donation and those considering becoming an Organ Donor. Sign up today @ www.TPConnect.org
Why should you become a donor? Statistics 114,712 Patients Waiting* 64,292 Multicultural Patients* 1,737 Pediatric Patients* 28,535 Organ Transplants Performed in 2011 14,144 Organ Donors in 2011 More than 46,000 corneas were transplanted in 2011 More than 1 million tissue transplants are done each year and the surgical need for tissue has been steadily rising ** On an average day there are 18 people in the USA that will die waiting for an Organ Transplant. The need is real, and you can make a difference in someones life. As a 2 time Kidney Transplant Patient, I cannot begin to tell you how much we need more organ donors. Please visit http://donatelife.net and become an Organ Donor.