Organ transplants may help save lives but may present moral dilemmas for families of donors. Healthy organ donors can save up to eight lives, giving needy patients a chance to live happier and healthier lives. Families, ... More »

As of 2011, the best organ transplant hospitals include California Pacific Medical Center, Shands Hospital at the University of Florida and Jackson Health System, according to HealthGrades. These hospitals have a higher ... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

Some organ donation facts are that a person is added to the national organ transplant waiting list every 12 minutes and that more than 6,500 people die each year before receiving a transplant. Organ donation is necessary... More » Science Human Anatomy Organs

Transplant recipients often receive treatment for cytomegalovirus, or CMV, prophylactically in the hospital before their organ transplants, as explains. Newborns with weakened immune systems may also be t... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

Advantages of an endowment fund include the stability it brings to an organization's finances and the confidence it gives donors that the organization is stable for the long term. The main disadvantage is that a large en... More »

Antibiotics are advantageous because they combat infections preserve lives and do not harm normal body cells, but they are disadvantageous because they have side effects and can kill healthy bacteria. also note... More »

Local area networks let families, school, businesses and other entities connect their computers, but they are complex. They make administration simple, and they are customizable. However, they can be difficult to secure ... More »