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Where did you hear about Transplant Friends?

From a friend

Are You Male or Female?


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

Kidney disease

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

I just had my evaluation at U of M. I was approved but still need a few tests. My daughter is hopefully going to be my donor. She needs to be tested for compatibility.

Drugs, vitamins, favorite foods

I take Lisinopril, lipitor, dilatizem, metopolol..low dose for all..Fish oil, flaxseed and calcium..

I am Interested in Transplant Friends because...

I have no one to talk to that understands how difficult it can be to live with this disease.

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

University of Minnesota. I live only 15 miles from there.

Share how your transplant experience changed your life?


Share whatever information you want us to know about you

I have 3 children, 2 dogs, a husband of 45 yrs. I'm 64 hopefully not to old for this. I worry about that...I worked at North Memorial Medical ctr for 28 yrs. I worked in the clinical Lab. I also worked at the University of Minnesota in a research department on Heart disease.

Share your interests and hobbies

I have a website I work on most everyday, I like shopping and walking my dogs. My daughter has a paranormal group and I LOVE to go on investigations with her and friends.

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

USA, Champlin, Minnesota

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  • Greetings and Welcome to Transplants Friends, Karen.2918089?profile=original

  • Hi there. See! I told you this was a friendly site.

  • Hi Karen,

    Welcome to Transplant Friends! Bless your daughter for offering to donate and I hope you can receive your gift soon.  I received my 2nd Tx @ age 56 so you might be too young.   :-)

  • Hi Karen

    Welcome to Transplant Friends! You are very blessed to have your daughter. What an angel she is.

    You might want to edit your full name in order to protect any internet searches. This site is public. You can edit your profile any time by going to options top right corner of this page.

    Take care!!


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