Organ Donation

Tonic gets to the heart of the huge need for—and confusion around—the ultimate self-sacrifice.

Organ Donation
Organ Donation

No, Doctors Won't Let You Die Because You're An Organ Donor

And other commonly misunderstood facts about donating your best assets.
Jessica Migala
7.18.17
Organ Donation
Organ Donation

How to Persuade Someone to Become an Organ Donor

A short video more than quintupled signups for one organization.
Jay Heinrichs
7.18.17
Organ Donation
Organ Donation

You Have Zero Excuses to Not Be an Organ Donor

It takes one minute, it's not scary, and the need is greater than ever.
Mike Darling
7.17.17
Organ Donation
Organ Donation

This Conversation Will Happen if You're on Life Support

Organ liaisons—while compassionate—have to stick to the script.
Patia Braithwaite
7.12.17
Organ Donation
Organ Donation

What it's Like to Be 18 and on Your Third Heart

A few months before her 13th birthday, a doctor told Carlee Baladez that she would need a second transplant.
Megan Jula
7.5.17
Organ Donation
Organ Donation

This Woman Lost 40 Pounds to Donate Her Kidney to Her Coworker

Rebekah Ceidro is saving her friend's life, and her own.
Amber Brenza
5.22.17
Organ Donation
Organ Donation

This is What It's Like to Wait For an Organ Donation

We talked to eight people on the ever-growing list.
Nick Keppler
4.19.17
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Kidney Coupons Would Help People Who Need Transplants

Donate today and your loved one gets a voucher they can use later.
Nick Keppler
4.11.17
Organ Donation
Organ Donation

Should Patients Be Denied Organ Transplants for Using Medical Marijuana?

Maine is reviewing the law.
Nick Keppler
4.3.17
Organ Donation
Organ Donation

Why Black People Don't Want to Donate Their Organs

It's hard to make a case for the altruism in organ donation when our medical system has historically not been altruistic to us.
Patia Braithwaite
3.29.17
Organ Donation
Organ Donation

In the Future We’ll Grow Body Parts From Plants

Mad scientists recently got human heart cells to beat on spinach leaves.
Sheherzad Preisler
3.28.17
Organ Donation
Organ Donation

Most Americans Are Too Fat to Donate their Bodies to Science

Thanks anyway, though.
Jeanne Sager
3.14.17