Emily first was diagnosised with kidney disease when she was 18.
Luckily, her mom was a perfect donor & she was able to get a
transplant & get healthy. Ten years later, that kidney failed. That
was three years ago.
Emily has been waiting three years for a new kidney. While she waits, she must go to dialysis three times a week for four hours a day. She does this in addition to a full time job, a fiancee, & two bonus kids. Twelve friends & family members have been tested (including my pal Mandi) to donate & none were viable donors.
Two of those friends who were tested couldn’t stand the wait anymore & have created a Twitter account & a Facebook account for Emily’s whereabouts-unknown-kidney to raise awareness & maybe even find a
Anyone can help & support Emily by following on Twitter: @emilyskidney
& friending on Facebook Emily’s Kidney.
The real & oh-so-gorgeous Emily: