October 2, 2018 | obrienbc
DId you know:
- More than 9,000 Michigan patients have received a life-saving organ transplant in the past 10 years. Many tens of thousands more have benefited from tissue and corneal transplants.
- More than 63% of Michigan adults have made the decision to help others by joining the Michigan Organ Donor Registry.
- Each day, on average, 88 lives are saved by an organ transplant in the United States; but 22 people die daily waiting for a transplant that never comes.