Archives: organ donation

Wellness Wednesday: Organ Donors, MDs and ObamaCare, Kidney Stones

You may know the saying “It’s not what you know, it’s who you know.” But things are getting personal as patients awaiting transplants network online for organ matches. This hour, we’ll talk to a doctor about social media and organ donation. We’ll also get a physician’s-eye view of ObamaCare and talk to a doctor about painful kidney stones.

Wellness Wednesday: Minority Donors, Pelotonia, Childhood Cancer

African Americans make up 13% of the US population but 30% of the people waiting for organ donations. This hour we’ll discuss why the need for minority donors is so great. And some OSU scientists are fighting cancer one mile at a time. We’ll hear about their medical and bicycle training. Plus we’ll look at a new piece of the childhood cancer puzzle