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Seniors: Offering a Final Gift, the Generosity of Organ Donation

May 6th, 2011 | By Dr Jerry D Elrod | Category: Senior Moments Blog

Perhaps you and your family have already deliberated the possibility of organ donation upon death and designed your own specific plan. If so, that is commendable. If not it may be worth considering as you make all the necessary preparations dealing with the inevitability of death.

In this column, we have previously dealt with funeral preparations, estate plans and issues, distribution of all kinds of furniture and collections in your keeping, power of attorney and do not resuscitate orders and so on. All of these require time, attention, deliberation and action. Putting them off will only increase the agony and anxiety for others, if they are not addressed in a timely manner.

Organ donation is another of those that is easy to put