Organ Donation Essay

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Organ Donation Topic: Lack of Organ Donation Specific Purpose: To persuade people to be an Organ Donator. Introduction I. Attention Getter: Before the day ends 17 people in the world would have died because of this problem, in 12 minutes another name will be added to this list. I’m talking about organ donation (www.utmb.edu...) II. Credibility: I have done great research on this and I myself am an organ donor. III. Propositional Statement: People are dying everyday due to the lack of organs. We as humans hold the cure to this. I just want people to know this is a growing problem and realize they hold the solution to it. IV. Summary: I’m going to talk about the procedures to be a Organ Donator, the many questions that people have and I’m going to give you stats that by the end of this speech you will consider organ donation. Body Transaction: I want you to be an organ donator so I’m going to start with procedures so you know how to become one. A: How to become an organ donor or who can become an organ donor. 1. If you are 18 years of age or older you may become a donor by signing a donor card (http://www.shareyourlife.org/become_donor_card.pdf) in the presence of two witness and carrying it with you at all times. While if you are under the age of 18 you must discuss it with your parents or guardians. 2. Now when you have decide to actually become an organ donor you need to make sure to make a living will. A living will is a will telling people what to do with your possessions including your organs when you pass away. But now even with a living will, telling of your wishes your family can still deny that your organs be donated. Which is why it is very important that you discuss this with your family. Transaction: I’m sure that you have questions so now I’m going to try and answer them. B: A few other questions that
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