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Transplant Angel Awards

This spring, the American Transplant Foundation asked transplant patients across the country, “Who is your transplant angel?” The call was to recognize a medical professional or transplant coordinator for their outstanding dedication and service to transplant patients through the inaugural… 136 more words

Transplant Games Of America

Chesterton Health & Emergency Center hosts American Red Cross blood drive Aug. 12

Chesterton Health & Emergency Center will host an American Red Cross Blood Drive on Aug. 12 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 770 Indian Boundary Rd, Chesterton (just east of SR 49 on Indian Boundary Rd.). 211 more words

Franciscan St. Anthony Health - Michigan City

Bay Week 2014

Three of four days looked like the picture above.  I had a wonderful sail over on Thursday evening.  There was a SE breeze, steady for two of the three hours I needed for the sail along the Catawba Peninsula (Lake Erie, south shore) and across the water to South Bass Island.  611 more words

Sailing

Story Lines: A Liver Transplant Gives New Life for Cohen

By Aubrey Ashley
Cohen & Teegan’s Mom

Our transplant story started one month after my second son, Cohen, was born. That’s when he was placed on the list for a liver transplant. 429 more words

Patient Stories

Transplant Games of America & Running a 5k in Houston in July

It’s been too long since I’ve published a new post and there are so many things I want to write about.   The summer has been busy and exciting with some time off and some work travel but I’m trying to keep up the miles and work on my speed when I can. 1,359 more words

Running

The gift of life

I have often been asked why I share Richie’s story. It is for many reasons. I am not going to go into all of them now, but one of the main reasons is to advocate organ donation. 139 more words

Your Gift

You have a gift. You actually have around 7-8 gifts that are keeping you alive right now. It doesn’t matter where you think those gifts gave from spiritual or not, once you are done with your gifts you have the ability to give them and save a life. 99 more words