Angie’s story: A kidney transplant story
Angie had been dealing with kidney problems for years. Her doctors had told her that she would eventually need a kidney transplant, but she had been putting it off. Angie’s health began to decline rapidly and she knew she had to make a decision.
Angie decided to get a transplant and her sister offered to be a donor. The surgery was a success and Angie began to recover. However, her sister was not doing well. Her kidney was failing and she was in need of a transplant herself.
Angie was faced with a difficult decision. She could either keep her sister’s kidney or give it back to her. Angie decided to give her sister the kidney. It was a selfless act that saved her life.