Debunking Organ Donation Myths - Get the Facts - Part 4
Posted Aug 24 2008 4:05pm
Unfortunately many people often use religion as a quick way to dismiss themselves as potential organ donors. The fact of the matter is that according to Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Donor Network , "the vast majority of religions support organ and tissue donation as one of the highest expressions of compassion and generosity." Gift of Hope's site also does a great job of breaking down various religious viewpoints on the issue.
As you can see here , there are a lot of misconceptions and misunderstandings about the issue out there that need to be addressed.
Today, we also present our last part of our four-part "Get the Facts" series, talking about religious misconceptions and organ donation.