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[30 Aug 2011 | Comments Off on Recycle a body, rebuild a life | ]

You can throw cans in the recycling bin, but did you know body parts can be recycled too? Initially it may sound disturbing, but donating your organs and tissue is something all too real.
Every day, roughly 1700 people wait for the arrival of the one thing that would make them whole again. It could be a liver, skin tissue, or even a heart. Whatever it is, a successful transplant can completely change a recipient’s life.
“If it weren’t for someone’s compassion, we wouldn’t be having this conversation,” said Grant Hagerty, who …