Melissa Armstrong – Kidney Recipient

Organ Recipients

Melissa Armstrong – Kidney Recipient

My name is Melissa Armstrong and I have been on dialysis for 13 years. In 2003, I received a kidney from my mom’s best friend, …

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Hailee Carson – Liver Transplant Recipient

April 18, 2017, the day I found out I was sick. I went in for gallbladder surgery and come out to news that I needed …

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Emma Allen – Kidney Recipient

Emma was born with no functioning kidneys and in renal failure. She had surgery at just 5 days old to place dialysis catheters and she …

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William Ramey – Heart Recipient

It all started in 2014 when I had my first heart attack. Six months later, I had my second heart attack. It has been hard …

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Donna Jones Baker – Heart and Kidney Recipient

Once upon a time, for what seems like a long, long time ago, I was a hard-charging, extremely busy, nonprofit executive with dozens of meetings …

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Troy Biggs – Kidney Recipient

My name is Troy Biggs. I am currently on the kidney transplant wait list. We are actively searching for a living donor. I have been …

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Update: Reese Brady Ryan

Reese Brady Ryan was featured in LifeCenter’s 2018 calendar as a heart recipient and her mother Laurie shares an update on how she’s doing: . …

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I Needed A Second Transplant: Tim Hanner’s Story

I was forewarned that my disease may return and attack my new kidney, so although I was very disappointed to need a second transplant, I …

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David Wood – Kidney Recipient

“What it means to me is having the health to be able to perform my work as a firefighter, and to be able to give …

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Maryellen Witte – Liver Recipient

“It means, to me, that there’s nothing that I would really care to change in my life. I’m very happy with the ways things are.” …

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