A leading doctor has called for organ donation to be made compulsory in Bahrain unless more is done to encourage the practice. Salmaniya Medical Complex Yousif Khalil Almoayyed Nephrology and Renal Transplant Centre unit chief Dr Soumaya Al Gh
Plans for an innovative organ donation database have had to be put on hold after an expatriate association spearheading the initiative failed to get clearance from the authorities. The Bahrain Foundation for Organ Relief project was first anno
Health officials have issued a stark warning about the dangers of medical tourism as growing numbers of Bahrainis look abroad for kidney transplants.
Since 1997, when the Health Ministry opened its Yusuf Khalil Almoayyed Nephrolog
A crowd burnt two Europeans alive on a tourist island in Madagascar because they suspected them of trafficking human organs after a dead child was found on a beach, police said.
The men were hunted down and kil
A new Islamic ruling in Singapore will assume that all Muslims are willing organ donors unless they choose to opt out, Singapore's Muslim authority said.
Under Singapore's laws, hospitals can remove the kidneys, liver, heart and corneas of