How This Pig Heart in a Baboon Body Could Save Your Life

It's a huge breakthrough.


Johns Hopkins Surgeons Are About to Attempt the US' First Penis Transplant

It would be the second-ever such success.

Tinder Is Encouraging Users to Become Organ Donors in the UK

Swipe right to save a life.

There's an Organ Donor Crisis in America — and One Man's Struggle to Survive Reveals Why

We need more organs and we need them now.

These Doctors Are Bowing to a Boy for Doing Something That Could Save Millions of Lives

If everyone did what he did, the world would be better off.

Michael Baylson: Judge Sets Medical Precendent By Allowing 10-Year-Old Lung Transplant

Judge Michael Baylson suspended an age factor in the nation’s transplant rules for ten days so 10-year-old Sarah Murnaghan, who has cystic fibrosis, could get one.

Rehtaeh Parsons Dad Says: "My Daughter Was Going to Be Raped All Over Again By the Justice System"

Rehtaeh Parsons' father opens up about the tragic loss of his daughter who committed suicide after her rape was photographed and shared online.

New Facebook Organ Donor App May Lead to Illegal Organ Trafficking

Mark Zuckerberg’s dream to reduce the organ supply shortage may have come true. But, the new app could increase illegal organ donations in the process.

Facebook Organ Donation Option Deserves Your 'Like'

Is the newly launched Facebook organ donation feature the right way to reverse the nationwide organ shortage?


Wall Street Journal Gets It Wrong on Organ Donation

A recent piece on organ donation in the Wall Street Journal gets the facts wrong.