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Transplant Recipients

Part 2: My Diseased Heart

May 30, 2014 mhyh 0

Six hours after receiving the¬†call, stating that a heart was gifted to me, we arrived at the Cleveland Clinic. I walked into the ICU at 8:30am where I was prepped for surgery. They placed IV and arterial lines, drew several tubes of blood, and we spoke with my surgeons. My f …

Do NOT Let Me Die: 04/19/2008

April 19, 2013 mhyh 2

What do I remember of this day 5 years ago? To be quite candid, I remember very little, yet the events of this weekend 5 years ago altered the landscape of two families forever. Having been taken by air from Dekalb County Airfield in metro Atlanta to Burke Airfield in Clevela …