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Upcoming Conferences / Symposiums

Baxter Ireland – The 3rd Home Therapies Symposium

10th October 2014 (Friday)

11:00 am

Herbert Park Hotel, Ballabridge, Dublin 4

Contact: +353 (01) 206 5500… 50 more words

Conference

BBC Somerset Radio Interview 20/09/14

Today I went on the Charlie Taylor show on BBC Somerset radio to give an update on my wait for a liver transplant. I have been on the show twice before and will be regularly featured (every two months or so) to talk about life on the list so listeners will be able to hear what life is really like for someone waiting for a transplant. 106 more words

Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis

FDNY veteran and 9/11 hero desperately needs bone marrow donor

(PIX11)  – Thirteen years after working tirelessly on the rescue and recovery efforts in the days and weeks that followed the Sept. 11 terror attacks, a 54-year-old firefighter needs a hero of his own. 141 more words

News

transplant

So it’s kind of a misnomer to call what I just had a ‘stem cell transplant.’ I mean, that’s what it WAS, but that sort of wasn’t the point of it. 820 more words

Coping

PATRICK PATTEN NEEDS A NEW LIVER-the old one IS DRUNK

PATRICK PATTEN OF E. STROUDSBERG PA NEEDS A NEW LIVER

HE ALSO HAS DIABETES AND NEVER TAKES CARE OF HIMSELF.

HE’S LOST A FEW TOES INCLUDING HIS BIG TOE. 298 more words

Just Saying

September 16 - My Second Birthday

September 16, 2014 is my second birthday thanks to my brave sister Caro who donated bone marrow to save my life. Caro is now in the list of real heroes. 109 more words

Positive Things

Day 15 - NO NAUSEA!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

It’s a whole different world when you have been brought to meet both your mortality AND your biology. I just can’t articulate how different it is. 355 more words

Coping