Tony Fernandez died yesterday after being removed from life support. The former Blue Jays shortstop had suffered a stroke after being admitted to the hospital due to complications from Kidney Disease.
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According to reports, he had been battling Polycystic Kidney Disease since 2017.
No doubt you’ve seen more and more people put signs on their cars advertising their need for an organ donor. It’s one more tool in our arsenal when it comes to getting the word out about the importance of live organ donation.
If you’ve ever wondered if this approach works, well you can check off at least one incident where it led to a donor match and from an unexpected donor.
This comes from nbcdfw.com:
“I think some people feel like they are called to be a donor and others may feel like they want to donate time,” Newsom said. “There is something we can all do to make everything better for everyone.”
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