A GOOD NEWS UPDATE- we are pleased to share our news that Alicia received her Gift of Life - her lung transplant - on Monday, February 29. We thank you for your support of our continued need to fund raise. Teresa.
Jan 25, 2016
I have been flown to Temple Hospital as of Thursday, January 21, 2016. I am being told that I will NOT be leaving the hospital without a transplant. There fore this will be my home until a match comes in. My score on the transplant list has increase significantly since being hospitalized. Most IPF patients are transplanted roughly between 35-45. I was a 44 since November. I am now an 83 almost 84. So this will give my team a broader area to search for lungs as they can now go outside our region. I would appreciate all the prayers and thoughts to continue. My body right now is drained in so many ways. As most of you know this is VERY BITTERSWEET for me and my family after losing my father in 2013 after his own battle with a double lung transplant.
Nov 18, 2015
Since this has been up, my disease has progressed. I am now at the top of the list as per say at my transplant hospital for my blood type. I now also suffer from pulmonary embolisms which are blood...