Donating Your Body To Science
March 8, 2023
Dear Savvy Senior,
I am interested in possibly donating my body to science when I pass away. What can you tell me about this, and what would I need to do to set it up?
If you're looking to help advance medical research, and in the process, eliminate your funeral and burial costs, donating your body to science is a great option to consider. Here's what you should know.
Each year, it's estimated that approximately 20,000 people donate their whole body, after death, to medical facilities throughout the country to be used in medical research projects, a...