Donate Life Week – Julie – Lung Recipient
This week is Donate Life Week, July 26 to August 2 and we are speaking to lunch transplant recipient, Julie.
Julie was diagnosed with BOOP, bronchiolitis obliterans organising pneumonia. The prognosis was 3 to 5 years, and the reason for her illness was largely unknown.She couldn’t walk 3 metres without having to stop and catch her breath. She then went on an emotional rollercoaster physically and mentally during the 15 months of waiting for a pair of matching lungs. This is her story…
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