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    MrsCora01 responded:
    I always think it's great when someone steps up and does something wonderful. I've seen many articles from so-called "medical ethicists" who are against "mining" for organs. What they tend to forget is that donors go through a thorough process that includes a psychological evaluation to determine suitability to donate.

    I hope that this mayor continues to raise awareness and hopefully more people will donate. I read a stat many years ago that if one in every 2000 people in North America donated a kidney, everyone who was waiting for one would receive one.

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    OLDTIFF47 replied to MrsCora01's response:
    IT IS ALWAYS SO GOOD TO HEAR ABOUT HONORABLE PEOPLE WHO DO EXTRA GOOD IN LIFE TO HELP OTHERS...


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    Lainey_WebMD_Staff responded:
    Tiff and Cora,

    I agree with you ladies and humbled by the article.


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