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National Donate Life Month

If you haven’t seen it in the news or on social media, April is Donate Life Month.  I am obviously am a big advocate of spreading the word of organ donation awareness.  162 more words

Donate Life

Did you know that April is Donate Life Month?  If you are anything like me, you totally support the idea of helping others through organ donation, but really don’t know much about it or how to go about helping others. 214 more words

Take what I'm given with grace.

A few weeks back I was driving by my old dialysis clinic on the way to the gym.  I looked in the window and saw a patient standing by his chair getting his blood pressure taken.  893 more words

I take a lot of drugs. Most are not what you expect.

I take drugs. I take seven prescriptions a day. You’re betting that’s due to my liver transplant, right? Wrong.

It’s true that I will have to take medicine for the rest of my life to keep from rejecting my new liver but only two of the seven prescriptions I take are for that: Ursodiol and Prograf. 605 more words

Liver Disease

Bowl-a-Thon Fundraiser May 17th

Join us on Sunday, May 17, 2015 for a BOWL-A-THON! Come out to Tuttle’s in Hopkins, Minnesota for bowling, pizza buffet, silent auction, and raffle drawings.  124 more words

Transplant Games Of America

Donation Stories: Two Boys in Need of Hearts are Best Friends

In honor of Donate Life Month this April, we’re sharing some of our favorite donation stories on the blog. This post was originally published on  341 more words

Primary Children's Hospital

Volunteering at The Donor Network of Arizona

The Donor Network of Arizona (DNA) is the state’s federally designated, not-for profit organ recovery organization. I have had the great pleasure of being an intern at DNA this semester and getting to find out just how important their volunteers are to the organization. 125 more words