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What do American voters think about compensating Living Kidney Donors?
Read about it online in JAMA Surgery or download the article here

The majority of Americans are in favor of it.
Compensation for organ donation could end the shortage of organs for transplant.

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THE CRISIS...
121,000+
  American Patients waiting for an organ transplant
                 One person is added to the list every 10 minutes

    2,553    Organ transplants in 2015
    1,192    Organ Donors in 2015
           22   
Average number of people who die every day
                   while waiting for a transplant

Please help us change public health policy to provide more organs for transplant. Together, we can save lives.

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Help us save lives.

Please volunteer your time and talent, and donate your money to our fight. We can't do it without you.

On December 23, 1954, Dr. Joseph Murray performed the first successful kidney transplant

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Listen to "The Ethics of Compensating Organ Donors.

Listen to more about 
the first successful
kidney transplant surgery
on 
National Public Radio.

*The US Department of Health and Human Services, Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network: http://optn.transplant.hrsa.gov

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More and more people are suffering from chronic kidney failure due to epidemic rates of diabetes, hypertension and other causes. There are over 600,000 patients on dialysis in this country alone. The majority of all patients on the waiting list need a kidney.  Read more about this crisis...


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