I went to Ohio State yesterday for my 6 month check. My transplant surgeon said I doing really well to be 6 month out. I also just finished my 1st semester of college since the transplant. It crazy to think that lil over 6 months I was wondering if I would ever be able to start back to school. These past 6 months have really opened my eye because I got a second change and I'm going to enjoy every bit of it. My anti rejection level are also finally going up this is the longest I've ever had to go with out have my anti rejection increase and it been 3 weeks since the last time they've increased it. So hopefully everything starting to look up.

Views: 1


You need to be a member of TransplantCafe.com - The Gift of eLife! to add comments!

Join TransplantCafe.com - The Gift of eLife!

Comment by Robert Rowell on May 19, 2011 at 5:51am

I just had my 4 month check up here.  They are taking me down slow but I swear I have my days where I am losing it but to be honest...it's gettign better now, a little anyway.


Glad to hear your doig good, sucks to hear your feeling sick....the drugs have done that a few times to me and I hope they dont increase me too much...has been a bit of a yoyo with the prograph.


I decided to see if I could get the book Frankenstine...I've never read it but after going through transplant...I figure this woudl be a good tiem to do it..LOL


Take care and I have a feelig we are goign through the crazy together in quie a few ways....


I wish you well



Comment by Bobbiejo Winfrey on May 14, 2011 at 6:46am
Congratulations on how far you have come and how well you are doing! The first year post transplant for me was the hardest, I think, so my heart is so happy for you that already you have made such strides. I am glad that you have been able to go to college. May you continue to achieve success in all aspects of your life and find new sources of beauty and hope each day! I will keep you in my thoughts and prayers. Many hugs and best of wishes.


  • Add Photos
  • View All

Latest Activity

Sid Lactao and Karen Weddick are now friends
Sid Lactao is now a member of TransplantCafe.com - The Gift of eLife!
Tracy is now a member of TransplantCafe.com - The Gift of eLife!
Nov 22
Elizabeth Sammons updated their profile
Nov 22
Elizabeth Sammons is now a member of TransplantCafe.com - The Gift of eLife!
Nov 21
Lili Feldman posted a status
"What's on your mind?"
Nov 20
Lili Feldman commented on Holly Werlein (Holdol)'s group Diabetes
"Hi friends~ I haven't been here in awhile~sorry about that. Recently I lost some weight. I've never been fat, it feels good being my high school weight. I also started walking at the zoo because walking around the neighborhood bores me…"
Nov 19
Mark Wilson joined TransplantCafe.com's group

Team Prograf

This is for those of us who take Prograf as a main immune suppressive drug. We can discuss side effects, etc. Or, we can just keep a head count of how many in the community take Prograf.
Nov 18
Mark Wilson joined Gabrielle's group

Liver Transplants

This is a group for all people who have had liver transplants. Feel free to say how long you have been a recipient and what medication you are on. Some doctors hope to have their patients off all medications, any thoughts?
Nov 17
Profile IconJustin Heinecke and Mark Wilson joined TransplantCafe.com - The Gift of eLife!
Nov 17
John Rose posted photos
Nov 16
John Rose updated their profile
Nov 13
TransplantCafe.com and ATUL YADAV are now friends
Nov 11
John Rose is now a member of TransplantCafe.com - The Gift of eLife!
Nov 11
steve sullivan shared their blog post on Facebook
Oct 31
steve sullivan shared their blog post on Google +1
Oct 31

quick links!

 follow transplant cafe:

Find us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter Subscribe to TransplantCafe

Meet Members by Transplant Type

Heart Kidney
Liver Single Lung
Double Lung Pancreas
Intestinal Bone Marrow
Tissue Kidney / Pancreas
Other Transplant



© 2015   Created by TransplantCafe.com.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service