Saving and improving lives. Official account for the NHS Organ Donor Register. We love reading your tweets and reply to them between 0700-2300 #OrganDonation

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About 7,000 people in the UK are on the active transplant waiting list, ready to receive an organ if it becomes available and is the right match. In this video, our ambassadors explain more about how the list works. Learn more about organ donation ➡️ bit.ly/3P4WbXL
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Searching for #BlackFriday deals today? We’ve got a great one… By registering to become an organ donor, you could save up to 9 lives! Register today ➡️ bit.ly/3EzKCn9
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"My transplant has allowed me to follow my dreams." Rachel's life was transformed when she received a kidney and liver transplant aged 18. She's since got married, had a daughter and started a printmaking business. Register to become an organ donor ➡️ bit.ly/3uqpZoi
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NHS Organ Donation💗🫀🫁 retweeted
In this month's episode of Let’s Talk with @Mel_Pickup we highlight #OrganDonation & hear ICU Consultant James Morgan and Karen Piotr, Chair of our OD committee. @NHSOrganDonor @EvolutionaryICM @DonorFamilyNetw @Yorkshire_OTDT Listen now: audioboom.com/posts/8197765-…
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This #InterFaithWeek, watch videos giving a religious perspective on organ donation in our YouTube playlists. All the major religions in the UK support the idea of organ donation, and our films explain why and share some amazing stories. Click here ➡️ bit.ly/3USJvpr
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It was moving to watch @DJSarahJane meet the families of Beatrix and Jake on @BBCMorningLive, to highlight the importance of child organ donation. There are currently more than 200 children on the transplant waiting list. Watch again (skip to 9m 30s) ➡️ bbc.in/3gaVpMy
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FACT: Every major religion and belief system in the UK supports the principles of organ donation and transplantation. However, you may still have questions about your ability to become a donor. Click here for answers to common queries ➡️ bit.ly/3TFdvFx #InterFaithWeek
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Fantastic launch of the Organ Donor Memorial project @RoyalLondonHosp today, with speeches from @LisaWil17225435, RLH Chief Exec Dr Neil Ashman and artist @saad_a_qureshi, who will be creating the memorial. Funded by @Barts_Charity the work will be unveiled in Sept 2023
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Having a condition like diabetes doesn’t necessarily stop you from saving lives as an organ and tissue donor. It’s still important to register your decision and let your loved ones know your wishes. Register today ➡️ bit.ly/3uqpZoi #WorldDiabetesDay
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There’s no better day than #WorldKindnessDay to have a chat with loved ones about organ donation. Registering to become an organ donor is one of the ultimate acts of kindness a person can show. Find simple ways to start a conversation today ➡️ bit.ly/3zeyF4A
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We join the country today in remembering those who made the ultimate sacrifice for our freedoms. #RemembranceSunday #LestWeForget
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Wonderful to see Billy’s legacy continue with this memorial. Billy sadly died in 2002 but he and his family paved the way for a new type of organ donation, known as donation after circulatory death, to be used. It's helped 20,000 people in the UK since. bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-le…
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"I opened my eyes. I could see human faces in front of me." Bharat’s vision was severely affected by keratoconus, until a cornea transplant transformed it. Watch this film about Bharat’s transplant (features operation footage) ➡️ bit.ly/3UFySG9 #WorldKeratoconusDay
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"Mum made me realise how important the gift of sight is." Emma is a HCA & passionate advocate of our corneal donation programme. She tells us how donations make a difference to people who have lost their sight. Read more: sfh.org.uk/news/my-mum-made-… #NHSOrganDonation @NHSOrganDonor
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About 7,000 people in the UK are on the active transplant waiting list, ready to receive an organ if it becomes available and is the right match. In this video, our ambassadors explain more about how the list works. Learn more about organ donation ➡️ bit.ly/3P4WbXL
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Alex saved the lives of 6 people by becoming an organ donor, after he sadly died from a brain haemorrhage. His mum, Judy, has shared how moving it was to hear from those he helped. She's now encouraging more people to talk to loved ones. #LeaveThemCertain bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-la…
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It’s the last day of #BlackHistoryMonth and we’re celebrating another inspiring person today. Angela Clarke is CEO of @RaffaWorldwide, a social action charity which works to build awareness of many important issues, including organ donation. Read more ➡️ bit.ly/3rwtRDn
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"We were so lucky." Makena was just 5 years old when her life was saved by a heart transplant. Her family have worked hard ever since then to raise awareness of organ donation in their community. Read more ➡️ bit.ly/3rwtRDn #BlackHistoryMonth
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