Solution: living donation

It is possible to solve the organ donor shortage by inviting more people to consider being living donors.

People who get a transplant can eat and drink more freely than they could on dialysis.

Living donors can be part of the solution to solve the kidney donor shortage and possibly save the life of someone who wishes to pursue transplant.

To solve the kidney donor shortage and increase access to living donor kidney transplant it is critical to locate, educate, motivate, and activate potential living donors to participate in kidney transplantation.

The kidney donor shortage is a unique health problem in that it is actually solvable within our lifetimes—if a small number of additional donors can be found.

Learn more about what motivates living donors to donate a kidney