4 in 10 families refuse to donate organs
Every day in the UK about three people who could have benefited from a transplant die because there aren't enough organ donors.
There was someone who needed it...
A chain of living donors saw 30 people receive kidney transplants. A story of compassion and suspense
Bionic implants: "We have the technology"
Human beings can now be rebuilt from top to toe with artificial parts
A face that should haunt a generation
Gary Reinbach began drinking at 13. He died aged 22 having been refused a liver transplant
Hannah Jones: 'I have been in hospital too much'
Imagine you are the child-protection officer listening to Hannah say she does not want a life-saving heart transplant
Doctors always listen to the child
Can a child, no matter how eloquent, really comprehend death? Doctor Max Pemberton discusses
Ten things Africa has given the world
From coffee beans to polyrhythms, transplants and the world's oldest mathematical objects, here are some of our favourite things from the vast continent.