• Patient stories

    More than 900 Kentuckians are currently waiting for a life-saving organ transplant. Read about the lung transplant patients who have received their gift of life, and learn more about their stories. 

  • Nicole Tipton

    Nicole's had cystic fibrosis since she was born, but over time her lungs have scarred. Nicole's conditioned became so bad that her mom, Teresa, wasn't sure Nicole was going to make it. She says before she knew it, her little girl was in the hospital, hooked up to IVs, unsure of how her daughter's body would react to the transplant. Read more about Nicole Tipton »