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Thank you! Still time to Give HOPE through Research!

Huge thank you to everyone who have already donated to the Cystinosis Research Foundation to help Give HOPE through Research!

It means so much to me! 2,059 more words


Divided Loyalties

This week the Anthony Nolan trust, my new favourite heroes, have launched a book called ‘Life after Transplant’ to go with their gallery. It’s ever so simple, it chronicles the journey called ‘normality’ something that transplant patients, and their families, just like me and PP struggle with. 341 more words

Only Girl I've Ever Loved/ New Year's Wish (Part 2 of 2)

February 16, 2009

“Can you wake her up…?” he muffled, his head buried in his hands, his elbows planted on his knees.

Something was wrong. … 601 more words


#Dialysis and Rationing

I originally published this post in January, 2013 but I had occasion to review it recently and decided to re-publish it.  

There’s a great article in the Seattle Times that covers the history of dialysis.   1,108 more words


welcome to rose city, kate.

I recently moved in to a new complex in downtown, and one of my far too awesome neighbors happens to be a graphic designer. It’s been great getting to know him, as he tends to talk in conversational tangents just like me. 561 more words


Baby Logan all smiles at B.C. Children's Hospital after heart transplant

ABOVE: A Prince George boy, who spent months being kept alive by a Berlin Heart, receives a transplant. Global’s Elaine Yong reports. 

At 11-months old, Logan Vandermeulen is thriving at Ronald McDonald house, five weeks after receiving a new heart. 421 more words