An extra 37 families received the ‘gift of life’ so far this year in what DonateLife Queensland hope are encouraging signs of improved consent rates for organ and tissue donation across the state.
‘Fiction met fact’ this week as young writers who penned inspiring fictional stories about organ donation met a young teen whose real life will (hopefully very soon) be transformed by a caring stranger.
Boat explosion survivor thanks skin donors who saved his life
He knew nothing about organ and tissue donation before his accident, but after receiving burns to 90% of his body in an Airlie Beach boat explosion in April this year, Dave Andersen is now quite the expert.
What if your words had the power to save lives?