I am currently sitting alone in a coffee shop, that I drove myself to having coffee. All parts of that sentence were nearly impossible for me 3 months ago but today it is possible, on my 2 month heart birthday. Each day, I feel like I’m getting littl
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Happy birthday to my, my, my, my...#lover 🥳🦖🦕 I hope today is the best birthday yet! I am so lucky to have you in my life and i can’t tell you how much you mean to me! You definitely make me a better person and i love how we can make anything situati
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Ureteral stent removal after kidney transplantation: a stent is placed to hold the ureter open and maintain proper urine flow until the surgical connection between the transplanted ureter and the bladder heals.
The stent is removed by #cystoscopy th
What a whirlwind first day of racing! Today was amazing. I came 6th in my age cat and showed myself just how far I've come.
Thank you for all the love and support that everyone has given. Resting up now ahead of the road race tomorrow.
Will put a f
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A fantastic day for #gbtransplantcyclists@worldtransplantgames I couldn’t be prouder of my mum watching her compete today and be part of a sport that includes and inspires from our youngest competitors to the eldest! The determination and skill show
A new piece of tech allows these donated human lungs to stay alive outside of the body for up to 12 hours after retrieval. •
The B.C. Lung Transplant Program at VGH is one of four such programs in Canada and offers life-saving treatment for end-stage
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Part 2 of "What to Expect When You're Expecting a Kidney Transplant" is live now (link in bio). Today's post covers the first few weeks of recovering at home. I hope it helps those of you that are living with CKD, are waiting for a transplant or have
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A very inspirational week working as part of the therapy team at the @worldtransplantgames 🇬🇧 If you haven’t already.. please go to https://www.organdonation.nhs.uk and become an organ donor #organdonation
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It takes lives to save lives. This is what organ donation is about, filling up someone’s missing piece.
These fresh set of lungs are about to fill and shine up a new thoracic cavity!!
Lung transplantation is an accepted modality of treatment for adv
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While many people enjoy swimming for hours in the #summer , #transplant patients typically cannot. COTA Teen Brooklyn used to get so cold that she could not stay in the water long. She recently went #swimming for the first time since transplant, as sh
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Tonight I visited you again dear brother. I turn 40 tomorrow, you never turned 30 and that feels bloody unfair. Still, you shall know that your spontaneity, trueness and unconditional love never dies. You live stronger within me every time I miss you
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I met a woman at a market I was at recently and she had just traveled to Ireland and I mentioned I would be in the UK this month competing at the @worldtransplantgames !
She put my competition dates (Tuesday and Wednesday) in her calendar and told m
I’m sick enough again to warrant IV antibiotics, and I’m super bummed about it. Here’s a photo of me in healthier times. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
Prince Edward Island, late last summer ️
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Home after an amazing weekend in Rome, and I just had to share this with all of you 🇮🇹🥰
I absolutely 100% could not have gone here pre-transplant. Would have been pointless!! You see that first picture, that very high up terrace in the distance - tha
After a brief break from the grills to get over a pesky back injury, we’re finally back on the road again this week and delighted to make our return at the World Transplant Games 2019. Specifically down at the lush @thenmbrlandclub for the tennis. Th
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Preparing for your Transplant
How can I prepare myself while I’m waiting for my transplant?
Waiting for a donor organ can be a stressful experience, especially because the amount of time you’ll have to wait is unknown. There are many things you can d
My how far Trey has come in a year! He was in heart failure in the hospital last year, hooked up to a machine that pumped his heart for him. This year he is home, with a transplanted healthy, beautiful heart and is starting first grade. It was such a
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Myth: I don't need to register as an organ and tissue donor, I'll just put it in my will. Fact: By the time your will is read, it will be too late for you to be a donor. Make sure that your wish to become an organ and tissue donor is honored by regis
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I’m not sure if it’s the McDonald’s that’s put that smile on his face or the good news we had at clinic this morning! The dr was pleased with Calum and said the wheezing and coughing isn’t altogether unusual. He was reassured by the small improvement
We are back in Market Square today until 2pm at the @downtownpitt Health & Wellness Fair! Next week is our last week in the Square for the summer, which means you are running out of time to enter our awesome basket raffle!
Stop by to enter to win, o
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Organ donation is the most life changing gift you could ever give, and it costs you nothing. ️ It’s not as simple as saying you’d like to be an organ donor, please make your wishes known to your family and have this discussion with them. It’s also he
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The World Transplant Games are back in the UK for the first time since 1995 and will be hosted in Newcastle and Gateshead this week!
Good luck to all participants who have been given a second chance to live life to the full ️
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Monday is a day of beginnings and new starts. It’s a day where the week is before you and possibilities are endless.
Contact Tissue Resources today to learn more about donating your birth tissues! email@example.com#tissueresources#donatio
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Amira had a good night. She slept all night and is still sleeping now. The plan is to pull her pacing wires at some point today. Please pray for a uneventful day and for amira to get more fluid off of her
My first byline for @washingtonpost
This wasn’t easy to write. I imagine it won’t be easy to read. But there’s a mama in my community that’s doing life without her son right now because he died waiting on a donor. It is a hard conversation we need
#repost Join @taya_leforte and take the #mylegacypledge to donate your brain at. ConcussionFoundation.org/Pledge. Every pledge gets their own customized brain donor card sent in the mail!
I firmly believe every athlete should donate their brain t
Important day in my recovery!! Finally my stitches are out from my cornea transplant!! Blessed and thankful that everything is going amazing!!!️️️
Many thanks to that marvelous stranger that gave me the ultimate gift of love !!! .
Du fyller 56 år imorgon men du fick påhälsning idag jäkla vad ogräs det var på graven förlåt jag har haft mycket ️ saknar dig på jorden fast jag har en ny kärlek tack för att du har funnits & trodde alltid på mig Happy Birthday ️ #jagvilltackalivet #
Moises’ transplant journey began when his doctor diagnosed him with kidney disease during an evaluation for Gastric Bypass surgery.
The progression of Moises’ kidney disease started slowly but increased over the next five years. He knew that he woul
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40 years of heart transplants; 40 years of saving lives. ️ Today marks the 40th anniversary of the first successful UK heart transplant that took place at the Royal Papworth Hospital in Cambridge. Since 1979, more than 8000 heart transplants have bee
"I feel that if you have the ability to help somebody, you should do so. For my 50th birthday, I decided to do something for someone else instead of myself"
In this month's episode of 'Voices in Transplantation at Weill Cornell Medicine', Margare
Experience ConnectLife Connect Four at the Bucket List Bash this upcoming Thursday, August 22nd!
We are 4 days away! You still have time to buy tickets - bucketlistbash.com
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We all get one life, but maybe you can gift one too. With our Bajaj Allianz Medical Insurance policies, we have got you covered for organ donation expenses.
Read more about our policies - http://bit.ly/BAGIC-Rakshabandhan
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We are delighted that @transplanttoys will be joining us again at our Glasgow Bridges Walk on Sunday 1 September!
Supporting Kidney Research UK is important to Chloe, Transplant Toys founder, and her family. “Kidney Research UK fight tirelessly to
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Make someone feel complete again, fill the void of #organ#donation . In #india , there is a huge gap between the demand and supply of organs required for #transplant . Pledge to donate your organs. Give a missed call on 88 26 26 26 26 or visit, www.org
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I pledged my organs today.
I'm proud that one day I might save upto 8 lives.
Yuvraj Singh and his comeback after his liver transplant is a great inspiration for me.
Now imagine this, you are booking your train tickets late, probably
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Back from a brilliant weekend at the World Transplant Games in Newcastle and Gateshead.
As well as supporting our friend and GB athlete John Moore, @emslemsgottfried and I did the 5k Gift of Life Run.
I also got some superb pin badges for my collec
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Special people, unforgettable moments, and amazing connections. The annual Gift of Life Walk & Run is an incredible day when our community comes together to celebrate organ and tissue donors, their loved ones, the recipients of their generosity, and
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I’m trying to reach higher. I guess bears show dominance by how high the mark. The big boy who made this mark was at the bottom of the cut. I had the right wind and was able to watch him. This morning as I did my good morning workout at home. I thoug
SWIPE ️ Follow the incredible journey of Danika Cross’ kidney transplant experience. Warning: contains shots of surgery
1️⃣ “She’s literally giving me some of her life, so I can have some of mine back”
2️⃣ The process must be millimetre perfect, car
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Did someone say it’s Monday? I’ll just blend in like I’m part of the bed and maybe they won’t notice me. 🥺 Lol! 🤣 Sorry, there’s no hiding it, it is definitely Monday !
Go to my website at: breatheforsheila.org
Did you know that the possibility of you needing an organ donation or a close member of yours, at some point in your life, is much bigger than the possibility of being able to donate once you die?
And did you know that an organ donor could save up
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Van'da yaşayan İdris Acar'a (29) karın ağrısı ve vücudundaki şişlikler nedeniyle gittiği hastanede böbrek yetmezliği teşhisi konuldu. İlaç ve diyaliz tedavisine başlayan İdris Acar'a kardeşi Metin Acar (25) böbreğini vermek için gönüllü oldu. Metin B
Hindustan College of Arts and Science, Chennai in association with Smart Vision and Diabetes Clinic & Rotary College of Chennai Spotlight organized Organ Donation Camp to mark International Organ Donation Day on August 14th, 2019. Our heartfelt thank
Dr. Santosh Shetty, CEO and Executive Director at @kokilabenhospital talks about the importance of #organ#donation and why is it the need of the hour. Support the noble cause and pledge your organs. To sign up as a donor visit, www.organdonationday.
Let’s not forget about this super exciting and important date coming up. I can’t wait to share the gift of life with the sweetest family ever. I’m sharing my spare with Marty. ️ Please consider donating to the link in my bio to assist with lost wag
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Immense love to @omgrosh for inspiring this thought process/post. I’m sorry if it’s a bit jumbled, sometimes organ donation is so close to my heart I get a lil choked up, but what’s activism if it doesn’t get you in your feelings?? I am so eternally
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We showcased a PowerPoint Presentation on Skin Donation (which included facts about Skin Donation, Skin Banks, Myths & Facts associated with Skin Donation, importance of Skin Donation & other relevant information). We also shared our experiences with
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A few members of our #flawlessflaws team visited BLK HOSPITAL, RAJENDRA PLACE, NEW DELHI on 14th August, 2019.
Our aim was to spread awareness amongst the staff of BLK HOSPITAL, about Skin Donation & acid attack Survivors.
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