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Looking for a Hero - Siblings Search for a Living Liver Donor 07 07 15

July 7, 2015

Re: Looking for a Hero – URGENT

Dear Family and Friends,

Sixteen years ago, our youngest and only brother, Brian Hirsh, became very ill. 712 more words

Brian Hirsh

Appeal to you chosen transplant center as soon as possible

Survival Tip: Remember that one in three people will develop kidney disease, and the only way to know, short of kidney failure, is blood tests. 734 more words

Kidney Disease

No change and change are both worth celebrating

No change and change; both can be good, my assignment today for Blogging 101 was to examine my tagline and title. ┬áMy heart isn’t in it today. 289 more words

Thinking Out Loud


When I was initially diagnosed in 2008, I was told that I was at risk for sudden cardiac death. I wouldn’t have a heart attack; my heart would just stop and I would die. 1,084 more words


Ups and Downs All at the Same Time - Part 3

We asked about any lingering aftereffects. Reed and Jeri chimed in together explaining that it took a little while to get his full strength and energy back, but progress was steady. 550 more words

Olivia's Transplant

There are only a handful of moments in my life that if I close my eyes, I can remember every detail. There are simple times that I wish I could go back and live all over again – sitting on my grandpa’s lap and whiffle ball games with my cousins. 975 more words