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The search and the giftThe Search and the Gift

When David Skinner first set out to find a kidney donor for his wife, Anne, he felt hopeless. She was battling PKD with stage five renal failure and time was ticking. David shared her story on social media with faith that someone would come forward. Friends and strangers showed sympathy, yet no one devoted their time to the donor process. That is, until a longtime friend heard Anne's story and felt compelled to help. This is the story of how one woman's generosity saved another's life.

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Stan and Suzi MunroStan and Suzi Munro

Stan the toothpick man shares how his incredible art helped him and his wife Suzi tackle the day-to-day challenges of polycystic kidney disease.

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Jason BaldwinJason Baldwin

Jason Baldwin shares what it was like to hear his daughter has autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease (ARPKD). Jason and his wife have been able to find support, community and encouragement through the PKD Foundation.

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Dr. Jim CalvetDr. Jim Calvet

Dr. Jim Calvet explains the importance of polycystic kidney disease (PKD) research and the role the PKD Foundation has played in funding research. He says meeting patients fuels his interest in doing more research to potentially impact the lives of others and their families.

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Nicole HarrNicole Harr

Nicole Harr describes the emotions of being diagnosed with polycystic kidney disease (PKD) and the impact it has on her family. The PKD Foundation provides her information and support as she lives with PKD.

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Sue FullSue Full

Sue Full talks about the honor of supporting her long-time friend, Nicole Harr. Sue became involved with the PKD Foundation after she found out Nicole had been diagnosed with polycystic kidney disease (PKD).

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Sue MehlSue Mehl

Sue Mehl shares how polycystic kidney disease (PKD) has affected her family and how she is hopeful for a treatment or a cure for future generations.

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