Heather was diagnosed with kidney failure at 8 years old. She has experienced every form of treatment, including two transplants. Traversing the issues of kidney failure; she graduated from high school, college and completed a masters in social work to help others living with a chronic illness. She will be remembered as being a great voice and advocate as she fought her own battles, yet reached out to help others cope with kidney disease.
Heather was a dear friend of Lori Hartwell, founder and president of RSN. Lori is honored to share Heather’s contribution to RSN’s KidneyTalk™ Show and Health Library.
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