It's been a LONG winter of managing complications and trying to get back on the list. Because of the heart/lung complication, she was made inactive. The docs have been trying since September to find the right balance of fluid to allow the transplant to proceed.
Her next (maybe last, we HOPE and PRAY) is TOMORROW!
If the heart cath is good, she will be relisted, and at the head of the class! Stay tuned for developments!!!
Mar 01, 2017
All - The new medication (Tyvaso) would appear to be working. We won't know for sure until the next heart cath. That is coming soon --- March 16th!
Please pray, send good wishes and positive vibes --- and watch for for news!!
We're still accepting tax deductible donations to cover medical expenses,some help with living expenses for the month we'll be in Oakland. Thank you all!
Sep 26, 2016
Cindy is home - being discharged on September 9th. She's maintaining her "dry weight." That means she's eating very little salt and limiting fluids to keep off the extra fluid that is so hard on...
Sep 04, 2016
If there is a speed bump, pothole or crater to be found, Cindy/Duckie will find it!!! I'm assuming you've found your way here because you know us. I'm honestly going to try to use this page as the...
Jul 16, 2016
Bear with us while we get this kicked off! Stay tuned for coming events!
Duckie is "on the list" for transplant with an unknown time line.
She is finally healing after her May 31st tumor...