Published: Thu, April 12, 2018
Culture | By Wayne Carr

Organ donation awareness fair held at UVU

Organ donation awareness fair held at UVU

HLA tissue typing test is done on the "organ-transplant" patient to check the compatibility of organ with a live donor.

The godfather Boleta Neil Langevin issued a statement on behalf of his family, stating that the brigade surgeons of Alberta went to the hospital of Saskatoon for the procedure of organ transplantation on Sunday morning, April 8.

The British Columbia's organ donation agency also reported a more than 600 percent increase in interested organ donors in the weekend following the crash, compared to two weeks earlier.

President and CEO of the Ontario Trillium Gift of Life Network Ronnie Gavsie says they saw the numbers shoot up following the news coming out last Sunday that Boulet was a donor.

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The majority of Ontario organ donors register in person, and the number of registrations tends to fluctuate, so it can be challenging to pinpoint any single explanation for the jump, Jennifer Long said.

"The only thing that gets in the way is procrastination", she said.

There now are more than 120,000 men, women and children waiting for organ transplants in the United States, and every 10 minutes, another person is added to the waiting list, according to the organization's website.

"What makes Logan such a hero is that he actually took action", Gavsie said. "This news will give hope to the desperately ill people who are waiting for that lifesaving phone call".

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For the first year ever, more than 1,500 people in the United Kingdom donated their organs after they died, with the number rising by 11 percent over the previous year.

Officials in Canada said online registration to become organ donators has surged over the past few days, with many taking to social media to personally name Boulet as the reason they made the decision.

"Around three people who could benefit from a donated organ still die a day".

"The decision to donate organs is a powerful gift, made more poignant because it often happens at an incredibly hard time", said Alberta Deputy Premier and Minister of Health Sarah Hoffman.

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