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But like anybody with cystic fibrosis, he knew you can't take anything for granted. It didn't matter that Brian, at 25, was seven years older. In November, Brian's lungs failed and he landed in the emergency room at a hospital near his home in West Palm Beach.
It didn't take long for these computer sessions to grow into much more for Samantha and Brian. A few weeks later, Samantha suffered a similar attack and ended up in Tampa General Hospital.
Her kidneys and liver shut down and she fell into a coma.
Today, Samantha and Brian are a thousand miles apart, waiting for calls that could save them. "I had never seen Brian so happy,'' said his mother, Julie, a data processor for the Palm Beach County school district. When he was on the phone with her, you knew it because his voice just soared. They talked on the phone and computer for 12 hours a day.
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Brian shared his good fortune: Eight years after a double lung transplant, he was doing fine.Mother Zoe Elliott has to separate them because both her children have cystic fibrosis, which means they are prone to picking up bugs and infections.So if one of them is ill, the other must be kept well away.As of this week, the roughly 4,000 CF patients across the country, their families and friends have a new way to connect.A social network launched by the non-profit Cystic Fibrosis Canada will help them find one another and converse via video-chat, instant message or online forums.“It’s the kind of thing the community really needs,” says Carly Stagg, 31, of Calgary, a CF patient who was actively involved in planning and designing the new portal.
Her states Medicaid didnt want to pay for a transplant, and her nearby hospitals didnt do transplants for people with B. In the end, the news story generated enough sympathies to open the resources for her to go to Boston for a transplant.