Evonné learned she had Stage III Kidney Disease in 2013. By 2014, it had progressed to complete Kidney Failure. Dialysis at home, while maintaining her career, seemed like the most logical option. However, she quickly learned that the life support provided by dialysis needed to be her priority.
At 45 years old, this Software Consultant had to let go of the life she knew. Evonné had to go on disability and concentrate only on her health. The year of multitasking resulted in significant setbacks physically. Yet, not working resulted in even more devastating setbacks emotionally. The possibility of the transplant was always there, but far from what she envisioned.