About Me

Were you a member of our Forum on http://TransplantBuddies.com

No


Where did you hear about Transplant Friends?

Mom found it.


Are You Male or Female?

Female


Share - which illness led up to you needing a transplant?

Cirrosis


Which Organ(s) did you receive? If you are on the waiting list, please share.

Liver 2003


Drugs, vitamins, favorite foods

Prograf, Lisinopril, Metoprolol, LO Loestine, Ativan as needed.


How many years have you had your Transplant for?

10 years 2003


I am Interested in Transplant Friends because...

Iv read and learned a lot on here from people i dont know anyone whos had a trasnplant hard to relate to regular people sometimes.


Which Transplant Center has or will perform your life saving surgery?

St louis childrens hosptial


Share how your transplant experience changed your life?

In a lot of ways, have lot of family went down wrong roads, i learned to stay away from drugs and drinking, i dont really live on the edge but like to experence new things i see i could have a short life and live it while i can.


Share whatever information you want us to know about you

I received a liver from someone i didnt know, weeks later a family found us in news paper got ahold of family turns out i had someones daughters liver, i met the family the mom brother and sister. We did some interviews together met, and 10 years later i hang out with the sister all the time we are good friends the family has fallen apart some i dont see the mom or little brother much sometimes i wonder why her and not me, the girl that died was 15 at time, i was 13 when i got her liver. i love that her sister is such a great friend/sister too me. it makes my experence unique


Share your interests and hobbies

Sleeping i wish i had more energy! I love to write, poems got me threw a lot when i was going through everything.


What Part of The World Do you Live? Feel free to share city, state, country

Illinois


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  •   Happy Birthday Jessica ! 

  • Hello Jessica, welcome to transplant friends, glad you joined. Congrats on post tx of 10 years, that's really awesome.

  • yours is a wonderful story.  congrats on staying healthy!

  • Hi Jessica

    Welcome to Transplant Friends.com WOW I love your story. You are unique!

    Please share your poetry with us. We have a poetry and quote group here.  Create a blog and meet the other members here.

    Take care of yourself!

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