Phil McConnell (20), from Malahide, Co Dublin, who  died  on Saturday morning in Portlaoise General Hospital

The death of a music fan who received a heart transplant as a baby has been described as a “absolute tragedy” by the association which represents tran(...)

Joe Brolly:  “The point of this is to make sure we have a fit-for-purpose organ donation system which works.”

Government plans to change the organ donation system so all individuals are presumed to be willing donors unl(...)