NJ Proposal To Offer Tax Credits For Organ Donation Met With SkepticismA New Jersey lawmaker wants to incentivize people to become organ donors by offering tax credits in return.
New Jersey State Lawmaker Calls For Tax Credit For Organ DonorsNew Jersey Republican state Sen. Gerald Cardinale said he got the idea for the organ donation bill when a friend died waiting for a kidney while another friend of his lived after receiving a transplant.
Apple Urges Organ Donation Via New iPhone SoftwareApple CEO Tim Cook said the problem hit home when his friend and former boss, Apple co-founder Steve Jobs, endured an "excruciating" wait for a liver transplant in 2009.
Thousands Take Part In New Jersey Organ, Tissue Donation WalkOrgan and tissue donations is at the forefront in New Jersey Sunday as thousands walked to raise awareness.
Liver Recipient, Mother Of 4, Meets Donor Family For First TimeApril is national Donate Life month and two mothers who were bonded by the selfless gift of organ donation are asking others to sign up.
Learn How To Be Organ Donor Through New Jersey Sharing NetworkRight now, 5,000 people in New Jersey are waiting on a miracle of an organ donation.
New Yorkers Kick Off Push For Organ Donation AwarenessIn New York, someone dies every 18 hours while waiting for an organ transplant.
Late L.I. High School Football Player's Mom Runs In 'Tunnel To Towers' With Woman Who Received Son's HeartFriday marked the one-year anniversary of the death of Shoreham-Wading River High School football player Tom Cutinella.
6 People To Receive Organs From Jersey City Teen Cut Down By TragedyThe life of a teenage boy was cut short by a stray bullet on a Jersey City street, but now, he has given the gift of life to six strangers.
Mother Who Donated Child's Organs Meets Babies Whose Lives Were SavedPatricia Almonte said she plans to honor her daughter's life every year with a birthday party.
Donor Heart Recipient Pleads For Others To Become Organ DonorsEvery 18 hours someone in New York dies waiting for an organ transplant. Religious concerns, language barriers and the unappealing subject of mortality make our area last in the country for organ donation.
Brain-Dead Toddler To Remain On Life Support During Organ Donation DisputeA brain-dead 2-year-old girl will remain on life support at a Brooklyn hospital, while her parents argue whether her organs should be donated.