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LifeGift Makes Strategic Leadership Changes to Meet Growing Needs of Organization

(Feb. 19, 2018) – LifeGift, the federally-designated organ and tissue recovery agency, which offers hope to individuals needing transplants in 109 Texas counties in Southeast, North and West Texas, today announced key changes and re-alignment of leadership responsibilities, including three promotions.

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Closing the Living Donation Gap

If you live in Texas or work in the organ, eye and tissue donation industry, the word "diversity" is no doubt part of your vocabulary. 

Understanding the Study: Hypothermia and Saving Lives

A study in the New England Journal of Medicine reported that keeping organ donors just 2 degrees below their normal body temperature (mild hypothermia) provided protection to donated kidneys – which resulted in improved initial function of the kidneys after they were transplanted. After the transplant, there were fewer kidneys in the mild hypothermia group that did not function well initially; in this group, fewer resulted in delayed kidney graft function, which necessitates longer hospital stays and higher costs.  

Organs transplanted in Texas continues growth through the work of Donate Life Texas


2nd Chance Run 2018 Promo

Transplant Games of America

LifeGift Extends the Lifesaving "Power of YES" to More Than 1,000 Patients in 2017


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Healing & Hope: An Interfaith Perspective on Donation and Transplantation


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