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  • Reed Doughty
    Safety Reed Doughty says goodbye to Redskins fans after eight seasons
    After eight seasons with the Washington Redskins, safety Reed Doughty said goodbye and thanks to the team and its fans Wednesday.Doughty, 31, was not offered a contract after his deal expired at the end of last season. He took to Instagram and...
  • Donald Sterling
    Media fails to report racist Clippers owner Donald Sterling a Democrat donor
    Recently, Los Angeles Clippers' owner Donald Sterling came under fire for racist statements that were captured on tape. But it seems the so-called mainstream media has largely failed to report that Sterling has only donated to Democrats, Matt...
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    The REAL Money is in Bequests
    If you are operating an animal rescue shelter or sanctuary then you know that the real money is in bequests. What is harder to determine is how to receive bequests.In part it is a numbers game and the more people who know about your wonderful work...
  • Donate your surplus breast milk to a needy preemie
    Donate your surplus breast milk to a needy preemie
    During the holiday season, many Americans receive personal satisfaction by making a donation to a worthwhile cause. If you are a breastfeeding mom, you can make an invaluable donation with no out-of-pocket cost. The medical literature contains...
  • Nathans story; Surrounded by love
    Nathan's story; Surrounded by love
    Thirty days after the last article was written, Nathan's story; An exception to most, I was finally able to shake hands with the young man still hospitalized at Rush University Medical Center. Though drained after going through extensive chemo...
  • Atlanta man has liver transplant and runs in Peachtree race
    Atlanta man has liver transplant and runs in Peachtree race
    Atlanta, GA-Gary Grantham 56 came to the emergency room jaundiced and low on energy, he soon found out his liver was failing. Liver disease runs in his family.Grantham was a very sick manGrantham ended up staying in Piedmont Hospital for two...
  • Fecal transplant healthy organic bacteria treatment for antibiotic exhaustion
    Fecal transplant healthy organic bacteria treatment for antibiotic exhaustion
    It’s an outpatient procedure. Poop from one healthy donor is transplanted into another who may be unhealthy and having colon or stomach problems, and isn’t finding any of the normal procedures of any help. The most common use is in a...
  • African American Donors Needed
    African American Donors Needed
    According to BeTheMatch.org, many African American patients with Sickle Cell Anemia cannot find marrow donors. There are 8 million people on the Be The Match Registry but only 7% are African American. Sarah Brooks Horan of the National Marrow...
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    Boxers tragic death in ring restores fight to five organ recipients
    It was another fight night in Philadelphia. Francisco “Paco” Rodriguez, a 25 year old up-and-comer, was scheduled to fight against rising star and hometown favorite Teon Kennedy at the legendary Blue Horizon. It wasn't for a world...
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    Donor Network Arizona seeks record numbers during National Donate Life Month
    April is celebrated as National Donate Life Month, and the Donor Network of Arizona is working overtime to increase awareness and register new organ and tissue donors.DNAZ and its volunteers have been especially active this month, setting up Donor...
  • April is Donate Life month
    Donor families gather at St. Joseph's to remember and honor their loved ones
    St. Joseph’s Hospital Marian Chapel was the site Sunday for a gathering of those mourning death while celebrating life.The Donor Family Gathering, organized by St. Joseph’s in conjunction with the Donor Network of Arizona, brought...
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    Organ donors and recipients meet on Capitol lawn for Donate Life Day
    The lawn was filled with photos and family, laughter and tears Tuesday, when transplant recipients, organ donors and donor families met for the Third Annual Donate Life Day at the State Capitol.Organized by Donate Life Arizonaas part of National...
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    Former Diamondback on-deck for kidney donation
    David Eckstein may have reached the end of the line as a major league baseball player. The Most Valuable Player of the 2006 World Series as a member of the St. Louis Cardinals, who spent part of the 2008 seasonwith the Diamondbacks, hasn't...
  • John, Kathy & Robin at Donor Dash
    New volunteers join Arizona group in the fight for organ and tissue donation
    They come from all over the valley, 40 people, each with a common yet decidedly personal story.Their goal? To save lives, one at a time, through the miracle of organ and tissue donation.It’sVolunteer Training Night at the Donor Network of...
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    Valentine's hearts don't fill the need on National Donor Day
    Valentine’s Day has come and gone, leaving behind wilted flowers and lots of uneaten candy.Unfortunately, though February 14 commemorated the tenth annual National Donor Day, there are no extra hearts to be found.Donor Day is a day set aside...