A new Dutch law makes every adult an organ donor. The new law narrowly passed and it will register every citizen aged 18 and over as a potential organ donor unless they opt out. Apparently 57 people died in the first ½ of 2016 waiting for an organ. Spain has an opt out situation and they are the world leader in organ donations. Germany is opt in and they continue to lag behind.
Sharing a personal experience, my brother passed away at the age of 19 back in 1993 from a brain aneurysm (what a hard word to spell). If there was one thing I would do different, it would be to donate his organs. If you aren’t a donor, please consider it…read more about the organ story HERE!