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Organ donation status can be posted on Facebook


Today Facebook added the newest option to update on your timeline, the co-founder Mark Zukerberg added an organ donor option to include on your timeline sharing your story about when, where, and why you decided to become a donor. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Liz Green reports how the update could affect Florida’s organ donations.

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