Organ donation myth buster

Help make sure the truth is known about organ donation!

Thousands of people in the UK are waiting for an organ transplant.

Sadly some will never get the call into hospital for their transplant and will die due to a shortage of people willing to donate their organs.

Deciding to donate your organs is a generous and worthwhile decision that can save lives.

If you haven’t registered as a donor because of the information you've heard, then here are answers to some common organ donation myths and concerns.

Organ donation is different in Wales. If you have a query about this please contact: organdonation@wales.gsi.gov.uk

Specialist Nurse Lucy addresses some common concerns and myths

Common myths about organ donation

Find out the truth!

Specialist Nurse Lucy addresses concerns about religion and donation

Specialist Nurse Lucy addresses concerns about funerals following donation

Specialist Nurse Lucy addresses concerns about being too old to donate