Many relatives refuse to give permission even when the deceased had specifically said they wished to donate their organs after death.Read the full story ›
A mother has told how donating her son's organs after he died in a freak accident helped save six other lives.Read the full story ›
Cystic fibrosis patient Kimberly Chard on the significance of Wales's new organ donation opt-out ruling.Read the full story ›
Under the new rule adults over the age of 18 automatically become donors after their death, unless they opt out beforehand.Read the full story ›
There are currently 6,734 people waiting for a transplant - find out how you can donate organs and body tissue.Read the full story ›
Organ transplants in England have dropped by 5% - two parents tell ITV News why they're so important.Read the full story ›
There was a 5% fall in organ donations between this year and last year as the rate of registering stagnates.Read the full story ›
Thousands of people have signed the organ donor register after being inspired by the story of baby Teddy Houlston.
Teddy became the UK's youngest ever organ donor when his parents made the agonising decision following his death just 100 minutes after he was born.
The Daily Mirror reported an extra 2,000 had registered since the story broke - an increase of 378%.
And his dad Mike told the newspaper it was now "Teddy's legacy."
The parents of the UK's youngest organ donor have spoken about the decision to donate his kidneys when he died shortly after he was born.Read the full story ›
A baby girl who died soon after birth has become the UK's youngest organ donor in a procedure that doctors say could become more common.Read the full story ›