After Her Life-Saving Heart Transplant, Rockland County Woman Recruits 10K Organ DonorsRoxanne Watson often carries a picture of the young man who saved her life when he died in a motorcycle accident seven years ago.
Kidney Vouchers Could Eliminate Need For Lengthy Waiting ListsThere are more than 80,000 people waiting for a kidney transplant in the U.S. Now, there's an innovative new approach to help meet that demand.
Organ Donor Helps Dozens, Prompts Emotional Reunion
Family Of Fallen Officer Who Donated Organs Celebrates Birthday With Heart RecipientA Jersey City police officer who died in the line of duty is living through the organs he donated, CBS 2’s Elise Finch reported.
Staten Island Man Says Facebook Matched Him With ‘Miracle’ Kidney DonorSix months ago, Michele Love, a Christian Reverend from Maryland, and Grande, 70, had never met. Now, their lives are intrinsically intertwined in a miraculous way.
Lauren's Law Takes Effect, Requires NYS Drivers To Decide Whether To Be Organ DonorsLauren'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.
For New York City Cop, Son's Health Is The Best Father's Day Gift He Can GetSunday will mark a very special Father's Day for one Long Island family. Jon De Rise is a New York City police officer who has given his son the gift of life, not once, but twice.
NY Legislature Passes 'Lauren's Law' In Hopes Of Boosting Organ Donor EnrollmentNew York lawmakers have voted on a bill that requires a mandatory question about donor registration to appear on driver’s license applications.
NJ Residents Remember Former UNC Mascot's Gift Of Life 4 Years LaterAs North Carolina battles in the Prudential Center in Newark, hearts and minds will linger on Jason Ray, the former UNC mascot who gave the gift of life to four New Jersey residents.