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Transplant Tuesday

Transplant Stories
2021-11-30

Varla King

Varla King, 43 years old from Gqeberha is our featured story for #TransplantTuesday. She donated her left kidney to a friend. Read Varla's story as an altruistic donor. 1. Which…
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Transplant Stories
2021-11-09

Linda Boshoff

Linda Boshoff from Waverley donated her kidney to her son when he was only 10 years old. 1. Which organ did you donate, and in what year? I’ve donated my…
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Transplant Stories
2021-10-28

Nicola Lloyd

Today we feature the story of Nicola Lloyd, from Pringle Bay, Western Cape. 1. Which organ did you receive, and in what year? Liver Transplant in 2018. 2. How long…
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Transplant Stories
2021-10-05

Lara Curtin

Our #TransplantTuesday recipient is Lara Curtin, 47 years old from Somerset West in the Western Cape. 1. Which organ did you receive, and in what year? I received a kidney…
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Transplant Stories
2021-09-07

Paul Nel

Paul Nel, 46 years old from the North Coast of KwaZulu Natal is featured in our #TransplantTuesdays. 1. Which organ/tissue did you donate, and in what year? I donated a…
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Transplant Stories
2021-06-22

Shaun McLaughlin

Our last Father’s Day interview is the 36-year-old Shaun McLaughlin from Benoni. 1. Which organ/tissue did you receive, and in what year? Double lung transplant 2011 2. How long after…
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Transplant Stories
2021-06-15

Jeandre Geldenhuys

The second post-transplant dad that we're featuring this month ahead of Father’s Day, is 35 year old Jeandre Geldenhuys from Cape Town. 1. Which organ/tissue did you receive? Kidney 2.…
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Transplant Stories
2021-06-08

Gawie Marx

During May we featured 3 women who became mothers post transplant. This month we celebrate Father's Day, and we'll be featuring the dads! First up is Gawie Marx, aged 55…
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Transplant Stories
2021-06-01

Vijay Reddy

This is the first time we feature a story of a recipient that received two organs nearly five years apart. Vijay Reddy from KwaZulu Natal is our #TransplantTuesday story. 1.…
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Transplant Stories
2021-05-18

Yonela Mkumla

Monday, 17 May was World Hypertension Day and in focusing on high blood pressure, we feature the story of Yonela Mkumla, 36 years old from Johannesburg.  She developed Pre-eclampsia during…
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