"I've been doing really well since about 3 months out. At first I had some "bumps in the road" as the transplant team call them. Mostly issues created by medication: an ulcer and trouble swallowing, eating. Lost more…"
I had a double lung transplant in July, 2011 after a few years with pulmonary fibrosis. I am doing well now and so thankful for this new life. I'd love to chat with you anytime. I, too, am interested in talking with…"
"Thanks so much, Angie, for sharing your experience and the really helpful information.Wow, Saudi Arabia! And I've thought I'll probably never get on a plane again. I'll just change that limiting idea.
I've had a cough…"
"I recently joined Transplant Cafe and look forward to learning from you and getting and receiving support. I had a bilateral lung transplant July 7. I'm doing well now after a few "bumps in the road."
Right now I'd…"
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"The whole universe is breathing our breath; we limit the process by our assumption that we are doing the breathing." Pir Vilayat Inayat Khan in Alchemical Wisdom
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