Organ Donors and Recipients Directory
Get more information on being an organ donor. Becoming a donor means that you are willing to donate biological tissues from your own body, whether you are living or not, to another person in need of a transplant. Being an organ donor can help save the life of the recipient or give them the ability to have a much longer and more enjoyable life. More than 100,000 people are waiting for an organ. Find out more about what you can do to help.
Organ Donation Facts
WebMD weighs the pros and cons of donating an organ.
Diet and Weight Gain After an Organ Transplant
When you regain your appetite after an organ transplant, what should you eat? WebMD provides guidelines for a healthy diet and addresses concerns about weight gain.
Tips for Parents of Children With Organ Transplants
Caring for a child who has had an organ transplant can be exhausting and scary. WebMD offers tips for parents on coping with everything from medication and doctor visits to supporting your child and yourself.
Dealing with Side Effects After an Organ Transplant
WebMD tells you what side effects you may experience from the medications taken after an organ transplant.