You have searched for "Organ donor"

Showing 31-40 of 235

Sort by: Newest | Oldest | Relevance

Nation 06 Nov 2011 | 12:00 AM

Sign up for driving licence – and also as a donor

SHAH ALAM: If the Health Ministry gets its way, every motorist applying for a driving licence will be given an option to sign up as an organ donor.

Nation 17 Mar 2016 | 12:00 AM

Long, long waiting list for kidneys

KIDNEYS are the main organ being awaited – 99.8% of Malaysians on the organ donor list want it.

Letters 23 May 2006 | 12:00 AM

Ensure success of our national transplant plan

A letter from ORGAN DONOR CARD HOLDER of Kuala Lumpur.

Health 06 May 2012 | 12:00 AM

Facebook to promote organ donations

FACEBOOK recently unveiled an initiative to use the vast social network to connect organ donors with people who need life-saving transplants.

Community 13 Oct 2014 | 12:00 AM

Precious gift of a lifetime

IT took only five minutes to convince Penang Municipal Council supervisor Gulam Tasthakeer S. S. Abdullah, 60, to sign up as an organ donor.

Ask Dr G 27 Jul 2014 | 10:53 AM

The art of giving

Most cases of kidney damage are completely irreversible and dialysis may be the only mode of treatment.

World 02 Nov 2018 | 5:01 PM

Donor cards show speeding Estonians risks of the road

PARNU, Estonia (Reuters) - - Traffic police in Estonia are hoping to stop speeding drivers in their tracks by handing them organ donor cards as well as fines.

Community 04 Apr 2014 | 12:00 AM

Lukewarm feedback on organ donation

ARE you an organ donor? In this week’s The Star Online poll, 58% of respondents said they were not.

Opinion 19 Oct 2014 | 12:00 AM

Passing on the gift of life

Our organs are the same whatever our station in life, our citizenship, or where our ancestors come from. And being an organ donor is one of the noblest things one can do.

Nation 05 Mar 2012 | 12:00 AM

More than 15,000 still waiting for kidneys

KUALA LUMPUR: Almost every one of the over 15,000 Malaysians awaiting organ donor transplants suffers from kidney failure.