Tag Archives: organ donation

Mom Decides To Carry Anencephaly Baby To Full Term In Hopes of Donating Organs


PLUCKED FROM THE NEWS…Imagine that you and your significant other go to the doctor for your baby’s 19 week ultrasound. How exciting is that? Then you hear the word anencephaly and all your excitement is quickly replaced with a feeling of devastation. Anencephaly is a birth defect with serious consequences. This condition prevents normal development […]
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A Liver Donation That Leads To Love


PLUCKED FROM THE NEWS… Chris Dempsey overheard a conversation at work about a woman who needed a liver. The co-worker was talking about her cousin, Heather Krueger, who was dealing with stage 4 liver disease and needed a donor liver to save her life. Dempsey, a former Marine, decided to get tested in hopes that […]
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Blogging From A to Z April (2015) Challenge Posts ~ Non-Profit Charities/Organizations (Condensed Version)


The Blogging From A to Z April Challenge (a-to-z challenge) is a yearly event where bloggers commit to posting every day in the month of April (except for Sunday). My theme for this year, although you don’t have to use a theme, was non-profit charities/organizations. Most of these I had never heard of before I […]
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The Ultimate Act Of Compassion ~ #1000Speak


When I signed up to join the #1000Speak movement and agreed to post an article about compassion I knew I wanted to write something unique. I wanted to find an act of compassion that ran so deep and that wasn’t often talked about. Compassion is an emotion that truly comes from the heart. It is […]
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