Organ Donor

Parents Honored After 16-year-old Son Donates OrgansThe parents of a 16 year old who died suddenly last month were honored Wednesday for giving others life.
Jesse White Urges More African Americans To Become Organ DonorsWhite said African Americans account for 56 percent of those who need an organ transplant, but make up 32 percent of the donors.
Facebook Organ Donor Button Leads To Spike In RegistrationMedical experts said Wednesday that a new Facebook feature allowing users to declare they are organ donors could be a game changer, and could go far in reducing the number of those waiting for transplants.
Friend Resurfaces After Years, Offering The Gift Of A KidneyAllison Buell personifies the spirit of giving. The Whiting, Ind. woman didn't even hesitate to donate her kidney when she heard her friend's husband needed one, CBS 2's Dana Kozlov reports.
Secretary Of State Launches New Organ Donor CampaignThe new donor ad campaign will feature a 13-year-old heart recipient and the daughter of Chicago Bears great Walter Payton.