Articles by Members and Friends

If you would like to share a story or relevant transplant information please email Karen Kneib.


Second Wind St. Louis relies on our members and friends to to share their stories and expertise as a way of providing information and support. No one knows better about transplantation than one who has been there.

Please remember the information provided in these articles is for educational purposes only, and it is not intended nor implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice. Always consult your own physician or healthcare provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition.

We sincerely hope you find these articles informative and useful.

A Breathe of Fresh Air
A Daughter’s Story
A Son’s Journey
Amy and Jeanne’s Excellent Adventure
Angels Among Us
Barnes-Jewish Hospital touts floor of the future
Candlelight March
Flag at Half Mast Recognizes Organ Donors
Funny Thing Happened to Me on the Way to a Transplant
Healing Touch and How it has Helped Me
The Importance of Writing Your Donor Family
Life Changing Benefits: Lung Walk
One Death Provides New Life for Many
Risk for Skin Cancer
Support the Lung Walk
St. Louis to Chicago Road Trip
Stegeman Slays CF with Transplant
Taking Control of Your Care
Taylor Program
Two Lives Saved by One Donor Organ
Twofer Miracles
A Walk for Hope
What is ICU Psychosis?