Facebook Gives Big Boost to Organ Donor Registration

Facebook Gives Big Boost to Organ Donor Registration

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facebook-apps-iphoneNow you can share your status as an organ donor on Facebook. The simple switch prompted more than 13,000 people to register for organ donation in a single day last year. Researchers think social media might be the key to solving the nation’s organ shortage problem.

Researchers from Johns Hopkins University said that single day recorded more than 21 times the average of daily sign-ups, according to a study released Tuesday.

(READ the story in the NY Daily News)

Thanks to Joel Arellano for submitting the link on our Facebook Page!

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