Have you heard of tissue donation? Better yet, do you know the proper steps to register? 86 percent of the population has heard of tissue donation, but only 30 percent of all donation supporters know how to join the registry.
April is National Donate Life Month, a time to educate the community about the urgent and ongoing need for organ, tissue and cornea donors. As part a partner of Donate Life America, we’re helping them achieve their goal of adding 20 million people to the registry in 2012.
But first, let us tackle some common myths about donation: