Lauren’s Law was named for 13-year-old Lauren Shields of Stony Point, in Rockland County. She received a heart transplant when she was 9.
‘Housewives’ cast member Heather Thomson is revealing a lot more about her family — and the life and death struggle they faced when her son Jax needed a liver transplant.
The new law, which will take effect in one year, will require anyone over the age of 18 getting a new driver’s license to answer whether they would like to join the state’s donor list. The question is currently optional.
A Long Island mother is on a quest to find the driver who took her 17-year-old son’s life, and kept on going. She’s also hoping his death can save the lives of others.
A young man is determined to use his second chance at life to help others through the agonizing wait for healthy organs.