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She's Done!

Hana’s heart transplant is done! It went very smoothly with no surprises. The surgeon told us the new heart is working very well. Hana just came up from the OR and is getting settled in the CVICU. 86 more words

A Heart For Hana

This morning we got the call (a literal wake up call) that they had a matching donor heart for Hana. We were at home. We are in shock. 180 more words

Three Rivers - You Ask They Tell: Alex O'Loughlin 2009

We are thinking of running themes and focus on a subject every week, for the weeks we still have left during hiatus. Not sure if it will work that way, because we both got kind of busy lately.

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Effects of Cystic Fibrosis (explained)

May is Cystic Fibrosis Awareness Month. Cystic Fibrosis is commonly referred to as CF. Cystic Fibrosis is a genetic disease that effects around 30,000 adults and children in the United States and about 40,000 more world wide. 1,302 more words

DMV, Donating, and Tears

I cried in the DMV parking lot today.
And I was laughing as I cried.

Maybe I was crying because I was hungry.
Maybe I was crying because I had officially registered my new car. 203 more words

Creative Non-fiction

News Links

We were overall pleased with the news segments from Wednesday. I wish they had focused a tad more on the importance of organ donation, but it has been a positive experience. 221 more words

On Local News Tonight

Today a couple of news stations came to cover a story on Hana. Surprise! We wanted to do this in April, for Donate Life month but the scheduling didn’t work out. 101 more words