More than 90 people in Saskatchewan are currently waiting for a kidney transplant. On average, they will wait 2.8 years for a kidney – that’s 437 dialysis treatments. Many others are waiting for a cornea, heart, lung or liver transplant.
Today Saskatoon Health Region launched an organ and tissue donation awareness campaign to encourage more support for donation and to get people talking to their families about their decision to donate. Read the rest of this entry »