Dr Oz: Organ Donation Statistics + Save Lives With Organ Donation

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Dr Oz: Why You Should Be An Organ Donor

Believe it or not, one person can save eight lives if they donate their organs. Every ten minutes someone is added to the organ donor list, which means donors are always needed. Dr Oz sat down with Dr Curtis Cetrulo who has performed hundreds of transplants. According to Dr Curtis, there are over 100,000 patients currently waiting for an organ donation.

Dr Oz: Myths About Organ Donation

Dr Oz: Organ Donation Statistics + Save Lives With Organ Donation

There are a lot of myths circulating about organ donation but one fact has always been clear: donating your organs saves lives. (mt-silverstar / Flickr)

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Dr Curtis also addressed the myth that you won’t get the same medical care if you’re a donor, saying “that’s just not reality. It’s not even true in the slightest.”

It’s also not true, for most people, that you’re too old to donate your organs or the sign-up process is too complicated.

Dr Oz: Save Lives With Organ Donation

According to Dr Curtis, every day in our country, there are people who turn personal tragedies into miracles for others by giving them the gift of life.

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HealthCorp donated up Donate Life to make sure that everyone is getting accurate information about organ donation. They’re also making it easy for everyone to register to become an organ donor. All you have to do is visit the Health Corp website to register.

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