Megan was just 11 years old when she developed excessive bruising, fatigue, and nosebleeds. She played competitive soccer and pushed herself through these symptoms. As doctors tried to determine the cause through extensive blood work and testing, they were stumped. In addition to her health problems, she was dealing with stress as a new 6th […]
Gift of Life Stories
Joyce Mullins of McKee, Kentucky is the very grateful recipient of a kidney transplant. I had been having dialysis 3 days a week for 14 months due to the progression of a genetic disease called Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD). PKD is one of the most common, life-threatening genetic diseases affection 600,000 Americans and 12.5 million […]
In 2006, Trevor was diagnosed with liver adnoma. We don’t know why or where it came from. It was devastating for our family. In his first surgery, to remove part of his liver, he bled out. They had to place a shunt and give him a lot of blood. They ended up taking out 80% […]
Adam and I are originally from Mayfield, Kentucky. We married in 2008, and in November 2011, we had a beautiful baby boy, Hunter. When I was younger, I had been told it would be very hard for me to ever conceive, but when we found out we were pregnant with Hunter, we knew he was […]
Pictured from left: Juan, Micheline Whittaker (Ohio Co. Circuit Clerk), David I’ve always considered myself a healthy guy. I spent 8 years in the United States Marines. I’ve been a State Police Officer since 1993. I’m a father of 5. I was feeling fine and living my life, until I got news that just didn’t make sense. […]
Marie received her heart on January 29th, 2003.