50 Voices - Larry - Fifty Lives

Larry

Tissue Recipient

when i was 24 my heart was struck by a virus I ended up getting cardiomyopathy where your heart enlarges I am lucky to be alive today I had congestive heart failure and was almost on the verge of dying at a young age but I got on the transplant list at nyc presbyterian hospital and got my new heart August 28 2008 its been 2 1/2 yrs now I feel like normal but there are a bit of limitations which I have adjusted I am alive thanks to a 20 yr old donor from bronx ny