Michigan Matters: Of Organ Donations & Keeping Kidneys HealthierOn this week's Michigan Matter. Over 25-hundred Michiganders are waiting for an organ transplant. What’s being done to help? Plus--keeping our kidneys healthier. Watch 8 am Sunday
On World Kidney Awareness Day, Couple Shares "Gift Of Life" StoryTo help spread awareness about the importance of organ donation on this World Kidney Health Day a Michigan couple shares their story of a wife donating her kidney to her husband and saving his life.
Gift Of Life Michigan Seeks To Share Stories Through 'My Donor Story' CampaignGift of Life Michigan seeks to share stories of hope and inspiration through 'My Donor Story' campaign.
Chance Friendship Could Be Life-Saving For Dearborn ManWhile social media is often criticized for things like bullying, it helped develop a friendship between two people that could save one of their lives.
Donate Life Month: Michigan Residents Urged To Become Organ Donors"We have to keep doing better because we have 3,500 people currently on the waiting list for that gift of life or quality of life, waiting for that phone call."
Michigan Teen Encourages Organ Donation Through Art"I wouldn't be here today if I hadn't received a kidney from my dad."
High School Heart Transplant Recipient Making Organ Donation A Call To ActionThree months after getting a heart transplant, the 15-year old is meeting with students at his old stomping grounds, Berkshire Middle School in Beverly Hills.
Man Says It's 'Awesome' To Donate Kidney To FiancéA Flint-area woman found a perfect match: a future husband -- and a new kidney.
More Than 4 Million Registered In Michigan As Organ DonorsThe state's effort to increase organ donations appear to be paying off, as more than four million people are now registered in Michigan.
Transplant Buddies: Michigan Men Receive Heart, Lungs From Same Donor A bond between two longtime family friends has been deepened after the Michigan men received organs from the same donor.
Study Looks At Kidney Donation RisksThousands of Americans give the gift of life every year — but does it put them at risk for health problems down the road?
Awareness Is Key During Organ Donation Month Right now more than 3,000 Michiganders are waiting for transplants reports that could improve or save their lives.
Medical Examiner's Office To Collect Heart ValvesA medical examiner's office in Michigan plans to collect heart valves during autopsies for use in transplants as part of an effort to increase the availability of such tissue for donation.
Michigan Starts New Organ Donation License PlateMichigan's secretary of state is launching a new license plate designed to encourage people to donate organs and tissues.
Transplant Candidates Seek Best Quality Livers, Even if it Means Waiting LongerUniversity of Michigan researchers finds patients would rather be on waiting list than accept an organ with higher risk of failure.