Post Number: 1
|Posted on Wednesday, January 13, 2010 - 03:50 pm: ||
Just wanted to say hi to everyone ......i am 30 yrs old, from colorado springs, colorado......i am 13 months out from a kidney transplant.....I was diagnosed in Aug 2006 with kidney failure, by jan i was on dialysis, did 23 months of that and a week before christmas 2008 my baby brother donated a kidney to me.....it was the best christmas gift i have ever gotten or could ever get........i will forever be grateful for gettin me off that dang machine i was hooked up to 3 days a week for 3 hrs every time
Post Number: 1362
|Posted on Wednesday, January 13, 2010 - 08:47 pm: ||
Hello and welcome to TransplantBuddies, Audrey.
Thanks for sharing your story. We have lots of kidney recipients on here.
Please visit often, ask or contribute anything you would like.
Be well and God Bless!
Post Number: 3991
|Posted on Wednesday, January 13, 2010 - 10:34 pm: ||
Welcome to Transplant Buddies. Congratulations on your new kidney! Your brother gave you a very special Christmas present last year. What a wonderful brother!
I am glad that you found this site. I hope you visit often!
Dx: BOOP - May 2006. Rediagnosed with Bronchiolitis Obliterans Nov. 2006
Double lung transplant on Dec. 1st, 2009
Be kinder than necessary because everyone you meet is fighting some kind of battle.
Post Number: 146
|Posted on Thursday, January 14, 2010 - 07:03 am: ||
Welcome to TransplantBuddies. It's good to know You are in good health. You have A great brother.
You will meet many wonderful folks here, don't hesitate if you have questions. If we don't know the answer someone will find it.
I am so happy to have You here with us, make yourself at home. Tell us all about yourself.
|Kate/Jeremy's Mom |
Jeremy donated Easter morning,4/12/2009
"How can we not be organ/tissue donors?" -Jeremy D. 11/28/80 - 04/11/09
Post Number: 38
|Posted on Thursday, September 16, 2010 - 11:13 am: ||
Hi Audrey, Good to hear you are doing well
|To my donor, may God bless your soul|
Post Number: 3917
|Posted on Thursday, September 16, 2010 - 11:46 am: ||
Congrats on the kidney!! Great brother!! He just might be a keeper! LOL!! (It's not like we have a choice, but hang on to him!) LOL!!
|There are not too many things in life worth working my butt off for, but my health is one of them|