Living Healthy: How organ donation makes a difference

Right now 124,000 men, women and children are awaiting organ transplants in the united States. Sadly, 8,000 people die each year, 22 per day, because organs they need are not donated in time.

April is National Donate Life Month, so what better time than now to highlight this issue. Dr. William Cioffi, MD, FACS- President University Surgical Associates, joined The Rhode Show Tuesday to discuss the importance of getting involved.

For more information on becoming an organ donor visit: www.donatelifenewengland.org.

 

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