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.
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Living With Immunosuppression After an Organ Transplant
WebMD discusses life after an organ transplant, including avoiding organ rejection and infection and taking medications.
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.