I'm Back! Details Of My Kidney Transplant - Amy Brooks

Whew.  Here I am. I made it!  Amy Brooks is alive and well and absolutely better than ever on the other side of a kidney transplant.  I know, not your average chit-chat, right?  This is my first blog post with Sandra Macinnis's amazingly perfect new kidney nestled in my lower right abdomen.  Two weeks and…

Life In My Hospital Bed - Amy Brooks

Another little set back landed me at Tufts Medical Center, Boston. Just after Thanksgiving I learned that my kidney was hemorrhaging and as a result I wound up with a bladder blockage from the blood...and oh the pain the pain. You know when medical professionals calmly ask, as you're writhing violently, screaming nonsensical words and…