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Transplant Stories

Transplant Stories
2020-10-20

Louisa Mabiletsa

On #TransplantTuesday we feature the story of Louisa Mabiletsa, 45, from Ebony Park, Johannesburg. 1. Which organ/tissue did you receive, and in what year? Kidney in 2002 2. What was…
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Transplant Stories
2020-10-13

Rukeya Gibbs

On #TransplantTuesday we feature the story of Rukeya Gibbs, age 59, from Lansdowne, Cape Town. 1. Which organ/tissue did you receive, and in what year? Bilateral lung transplant 2018 2.…
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Transplant Stories
2020-10-06

Debbie Poggo

On #TransplantTuesday we feature the story of Debbie Poggo age 63, from Johannesburg, Gauteng. 1. Which organ/tissue did you receive, and in what year? Blessed to receive a cadaver kidney…
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Transplant Stories
2020-09-30

Renato Gambale

Renato Gambale, 56, from Johannesburg is featured in today's #WaitingWednesday post. 1. When were you diagnosed with organ failure and which organ are you waiting for? 2013, waiting for a…
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Transplant Stories
2020-09-22

Themba Temba

On #TransplantTuesday we feature the story of Themba Temba age 46, from Pretoria, Gauteng. 1. Which organ/tissue did you receive, and in what year? I received a kidney transplant in…
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Transplant Stories
2020-09-16

Charlise Silva

Charlise Silva, aged 43 from Pretoria, is featured in today's #WaitingWednesday post. 1. When were you diagnosed with organ failure and which organ are you waiting for? I was diagnosed…
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Transplant Stories
2020-09-02

Gerhard van Tonder

Today we share 32 year old Gerhard van Tonder from Potchefstroom's journey! 1. When were you diagnosed with organ failure and which organ are you waiting for? I was diagnosed…
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Transplant Stories
2020-08-25

Khanyisile Onikwa Ngqazo

Today we feature Khanyisile Onikwa Ngqazo from the Eastern Cape! 1. Which organ/tissue did you receive, and in what year? In November 2018 I experienced acute liver failure. I needed…
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Transplant Stories
2020-08-10

Tersia Smit

In the spirit of Women’s Day this past weekend, we share Tersia Smit’s story today. She lives on a farm called Moorddrift, 10km outside Mokopane. 1. Which organ/tissue did you…
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Transplant Stories
2020-08-05

Marilyn Rampersad

Marilyn Rampersad, aged 32 from Cape Town, is featured in today's #WaitingWednesday post. 1. When were you diagnosed with organ failure and which organ are you waiting for? I have…
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