Every day in life, we have to decide things. What do I have for breakfast? What am I going to wear today? Who will my friends be? Am I going to have a treatment that will possibly stabilize this … [Read more...] about Tough Decisions
Over the years, I've had a lot of people ask me how I keep fighting, why I keep fighting. Some people have even said that it's inspirational (as embarrassing as that is) to see me continue to fight … [Read more...] about Why I Fight
Many other patients have asked me what it's been like after my transplant. I think they, having some kind of stereotypical image, think that every patient has had some kind of transcendental … [Read more...] about Little Moments (A Letter To My Fellow Patients)
Since the day I had my transplant I've had many conversations with other patients who were past their one year date and what it felt like to be at that point. What it was like to be celebrating … [Read more...] about March 6, 2015 – March 6, 2016
So, the most common question I've been getting these days is, "How does it feel to breathe with different lungs?" It's a common misconception that a transplant patient will feel like super person … [Read more...] about And off with her… Lungs?