Every day in the United States, an average of 18 people die while awaiting organ transplants because of a critical shortage of donors. Get facts about organ donation here.
Think it's a hassle when your car breaks down? Try finding a spare organ when your body gives out. Thanks to years of research, scientists are now amassing a "body shop"Â of sorts, dealing not in tires or mufflers, but in bladders, bones and breasts. See more »
Getting shot is not something we want to happen, but if it does, where is the best place to take a bullet? Find out what the experts think. See more »
Most people's organs follow the same basic layout -- heart on the left, appendix on the right and stomach in the middle. But in about 1 in 10,000 births, organs end up on the opposite side. See more »