After taking a DNA test on a whim, author Dani Shapiro discovered that her beloved late father had not been, in fact, her biological parent. She had been conceived using a sperm donor, and as was common at the time, the real story of her conception was kept secret

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Desperate people can make $30 donating plasma, up to 104 times a year, in this $20 billion industry

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Nonprofit hospitals across the United States are seeking donations from the people who rely on them most: their patients

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Would you reject one from someone who died of a drug overdose?

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What’s stopping other countries catching up? More and more people are donating organs, but demand still far exceeds supply. What can the world learn from the country that does it best?

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50 Years of Success, Strategies for Improvement,

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The law narrowly passed in the upper house of the Dutch parliament. The lower house last year passed the legislation with a one-vote majority

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There are currently 96,559 candidates on the list awaiting a kidney transplant in the US. In major cities, the average wait is five to ten years. For those on the list, there are meager options to get off it. They could receive a kidney donation from a relative or a friend. Internationally, some have opted for a murkier route

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