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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?

haven't had transplant yet, still on the list.. Am waiting for a liver. I have fatty liver which turned into cirrohis. In January it will be one year of waiting.

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

waiting for a liver.

Drugs, vitamins, favorite foods

No favorite foods right now. Just craving sweet things to eat, I am diabetic!

How many years have you had your Transplant for?

no transplant yet, still waiting

I am Interested in Transplant Friends because...

want to hear about experiences from others, I am so anxious for transplant. I am in constant pain from fluid in the belly.

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

Northwestern Hospital in Chicago, Illinois or also listed at Indiana University in Indianapolis, Indiana. It was suggested to go to Indiana because they have a quicker transplant wait.

Share how your transplant experience changed your life?

have not received a liver yet.

Share your interests and hobbies

right now i'm not involved with anything other than my grandchildren

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

I am currently living with one of my daughters and her family. The doctor said I could not live by myself until after surgery.

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  • happy birthday!

  • Norma, Happy Birthday, wishing that all your birthday wishes come true.

  • Hello Norma, Happy Birthday, have a good one. I hope you receive a donor very soon, stay strong and focused.

  • Happy birthday Norma! Have a great day! You should join us for caht on Saturday, Sunday and Monday starting at 3 pm eastern/ 2 pm central time. Hope to see you there!

  •  Happy Birthday Norma {lily}  !!

  • Hi Lilly my name is Ed and I have had 2 liver transplants 10 days apart in 2006. My liver went bad for the exact same reason as yours. I would love to chat with you about it if you would like....rcrostic@aol.com

  •  Greetings Lily ! Welcome Aboard ! 

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