Are social networks, with their wide reach and massive following, the new, best place to find an organ donor?

Facebook is a place to catch up with friends, share articles and information, and now find kidneys.

According to Seattle news station KHOU, 36-year-old Dan Garrett recently received a new kidney after his wife put up a message on Facebook looking for a donor. Although the couple couldn’t find a match among friends and family, Facebook member Aly Carr, 26, offered up hers.


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