Here is a remarkable story and another book to add to your TBR tower.
Some years ago bioethics professional Dr. Sigrid Fry-Revere had a harrowing experience with her six year old son. He developed kidney cancer. He might have very well needed a kidney transplant in the immediate future. And he might have died because he could not find a donor organ.
Believe it or not, there is a serious shortage of kidney and other organ donors in the US.
Fortunately her son is alive and well today, is now a hale and hearty 16 years-old, having survived this ordeal smashingly.
But this experience, the terror of it and the discovery of the drastic shortage of organ donors to meet a huge US need, people with failing organs of all kinds, seared and galvanized Sigrid Fry-Revere to research in incredible depth, not only the US organ donor system, but how other countries handle this need.
Profoundly surprising to her, she found that of all…
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