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Tue, Feb 11 3:07pm · Liver transplant support group in Transplants

I am a 20 month post liver transplant and want to offer support to anyone awaiting any sort of transplant. Until you are there, few can grasp the long road that is to be traveled. My journey started in February of 2017, was transplanted in June 2018 from a deceased donor. I would be honored to offer great hope to anyone that responds and share stories pre and post transplant. Be strong.. Somehow I messed this up, I am not Lissa, I am Dwight.

Nov 25, 2019 · Reunion get together at Rochester in Transplants

We live only 70 miles south of Mayo in Rochester, so it was an easy trip north to the transplant picnic!

Nov 23, 2019 · Reunion get together at Rochester in Transplants

We attended the picnic and are in the picture. My husband had a liver transplant June 2018. He is on the right kneeling with the green shirt and white hat. I'm next to him with white shirt and on each side of me are our 2 daughters. Two years in a row we have gone and had a great time meeting up with others in this picture who were also staying at the transplant house when we were.

Nov 17, 2019 · ALK mutation: Getting alectinib targeted therapy for stage 4 NSCLC in Lung Cancer

I have a sibling who was diagnosed in May 2018 with stage 4 ncslc. He started treatment in June 2018 with alectinib and is doing great. He doctors at Mayo Rochester. Scans every 3 to 4 months and all have shown great improvements. He continues to work full time and stays very active. He doesn't complain about any side effects.

Sep 6, 2019 · Pembrolizumab (Keytruda), Cannabis and Cannabinoids in Lung Cancer

My brother has adenocarcinoma nonsmall lung cancer stage IV. Alectinib is a targeted therapy. He has ALK positive gene. He continues to do well and his scans show a lot of improvements.

May 15, 2019 · Lodging transplant patients in Transplants

My husband had a liver transplant at Rochester last June, 2018. We also stayed at Gift of Life Transplant House. It was a wonderful place to stay. We also stay there when my husband has his checkups. He has his annual checkup in June and we reserved our two night stay awhile back. Great place.

Feb 3, 2019 · Cholangiocarcinoma - Bile Duct Cancer - anyone else dealing with this? in Cancer

My husband was diagnosed in January 2017 with perihilar cholangiocarcinoma at Mayo Clinic in Rochester MN. He had a liver transplant in June 2018. He is doing great! Is a transplant an option?

Jan 6, 2019 · Multifocal Adenocarcinoma of the lung-continual recurrences in Lung Cancer

My husband and I have stayed at the Kahler Grand and also Kahler Inns and Suites. The last few times when staying at the Kahler Inn we were very unhappy with the cleanliness of our rooms. We are not picky people but after the last visit we complained. It is convenient though when going to numerous appts at the clinic. Since my husband had a liver transplant in June of 2018 we now stay at The Gift of Life Transplant House which is a wonderful place to stay.