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

No


Where did you hear about Transplant Friends?

from the internet


Are You Male or Female?

Male


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

I had heart failure.


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

heart


Drugs, vitamins, favorite foods

Standard drugs and supplements. Mostly fish.


How many years have you had your Transplant for?

It will be one year in november


I am Interested in Transplant Friends because...

Find it very helpful to hear from people that have gone through this. My wife, family are great but sometimes they just don't know how I feel.


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

Beth Israel in Newark N.J.


Share how your transplant experience changed your life?

My transplant gave me a new life. I appreciate the small, everyday parts now. I don't worry as much as I use to and try very hard to live in the moment. lately that seems to be getting difficult and I must regain my focus.


Share whatever information you want us to know about you

I have been in education my whole life, with the special needs population, as a teacher and a social worker. A Vietnam veteran who appreciates all the VA has done for me. I continue to have a great experience with them.


Share your interests and hobbies

I love the out doors. Really enjoy the water, golf. fishing, being with the family and my five grandkids. Like to read and enjoy going to the library or Barnes and Noble.


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

I live in Morris County, New Jersey.


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  • Hello Paul,

    Welcome to Transplants Friend and Happy Anniversary, in advance, on receiving you Tx!  I hope you are well.

  • Greetings and Welcome to Transplants Friends, Paul.

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