"Hi Lisa,Expect to live a happy,long,wonderful life. I had my transplant almost 4 years ago and am living a perfect life even tho I broke my leg last year..it is finally healed.
I am much older than you but I know of several people your age who…"
"I received my Transplant at Yale New Haven February '09 so this Feb. I will be celebrating 2 years with my new liver----no set backs,everything perfect but still have to watch potssium and am still very careful with food trying to make sure it…"
"Diane---I just figured out how to access tx cafe and am responding to a note you wrote over a year ago. I feel terrible getting back to you so late. Feb. 13th will be my 2nd year. HOW ARE YOU DOING? DID YOU GET YOUR TX? LET MEKNOW WHAT'S GOING…"
"Fortunately I had a wonderful first year with no complications at all--it did take me awhile to get back to exercising and I had to go to PT 3x a week to get my balance back and stamina---recently I had to have a hernia op but it was a quick…"
"Hi Marjorie, Thank you for adding me as a friend. I had my tx at the Mayo in Jacksonville, Fl in March of 2006. I had a rough first year (didn't get home to MN until 9 mths later) but have been blessed and am doing great now. Congratulations on…"
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Hi Marjorie, Thank you for adding me as a friend. I had my tx at the Mayo in Jacksonville, Fl in March of 2006. I had a rough first year (didn't get home to MN until 9 mths later) but have been blessed and am doing great now. Congratulations on your first yr anniversary. I wish you many more filled with joy,happiness, peace and good health in the future. How was your first year?...hope it was smoother than mine. The first is always the worse it seems. Take care and keep in touch.
"I have been blessed I feel, and so I have dedicated my life to singing at church to the Lord since I received the gift of life! I have been in the choir at St. John Vianney church since 1987, we moved here to Hacienda Heights. I was still in it,…"
"You know, much of the transplant success stories we hear about now are due to the advances the transplant docs have made and the new anti-rejection protocols being tailored to each patient according to their lab results. The only rejections…"
"What a wonderful post! Thank you so much! It is immensely encouraging to everyone to learn about the Quarter Century Club and those of you who have exceeded 30 yrs! Being an older person already, I compare my body to an old car now when parts…"
"Wow, Arleen, you are one of those that inspires the rest of us with the way you have become so active and how long your kidney has lasted! You are proof of the importance of encouraging people to sign their donor cards! That's…"
"Three dogs were sitting in the waiting room at the vet's when they struck up a conversation.The Yellow Labrador turned to the Black Labrador and said, "So whyare you here?"The Black Lab replied, "I'm a pisser. I piss on…"
"Arleen, have you looked up high purine foods on the internet? If you have not done that, I highly recommend it. You might find foods you enjoy eating are the culprit, not just beer. A half cup serving is pretty much what every food is…"
"You are lucky that your ins agent didn't receive a cadaver kidney that's prob why it has lasted so long. I am an only child, and i try not to drink, once in a while a small glass of wine. I do believe beer causes me to get gout, so i stay…"
"New to group. I'm 4.5 months out liver transplant. Been off prednisone for 5 weeks but no matter what I do I can't get the10 pounds I gained off! It is driving me crazy insane. I have also developed cellulite on my tighs. Any suggestions?"