Organ donation is an important subject you should let your family know about. Please talk about this decision as it can help others. Below is a story about one woman’s journey after receiving a heart transplant.
“I call her my heart hero,” Cheryl Olson says of her heart donor.
In 1999, Cheryl contracted a virus that destroyed her heart and left her in urgent need of a heart transplant, which she received later that year. Eight years later, after suffering a minor heart attack, her doctors discovered that she had chronic rejection and told her she would need a second heart to live. That heart came in 2008 from a young woman who she now calls her heart hero.
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