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Where did you hear about Transplant Friends?
Are You Male or Female?
Share - which illness led up to you needing a transplant?
I had a bad car wreck at the age of 18 which damaged my pancreas. I became a severe diabetic in which I was in and out of the hospital for almost 10 years. I had lost the sensation of hypoglycemia. I couldn't drive, sleep alone, etc. After almost dying many times, I had to seek treatment. I was told by endocrinologist that I was the worst they had every seen.
Which Organ(s) did you receive? If you are on the waiting list, please share.
Drugs, vitamins, favorite foods
Prograf, Mycophenolic Acid, Aspirin, Prozac, Multi Vitamin, Vitamin D, sometimes Magnesium and Potassium, Prednisone and Ambien
How many years have you had your Transplant for?
I am Interested in Transplant Friends because...
In need of a support group... others that can understand what I'm going through.
Which Transplant Center has or will perform your life saving surgery?
University of Madison Wisconsin
Share how your transplant experience changed your life?
It gave me a new lease at life... truly the gift of life. The journey has been very hard, but I do not regret it.
Share whatever information you want us to know about you
I savor all moments because they truly are a gift from God. I have been given another chance.
Share your interests and hobbies
I love to sing, play drums, play piano... I love to photograph.... not knowing if I would live or die, I wanted to give my mother something to hold onto from me. My photos bear my soul...
What Part of The World Do you Live? Feel free to share city, state, country
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