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It is with great sadness I find myself sharing with the LTF community the passing of April Codgell, our friend and subject of the LTF "patient spotlight story" currently being shared with you. April passed on Friday, October 3rd, 2014 .
April's story is like so many of ours and reminds us of how precious our gifts are and how much the LTF has yet to do. Our condolences to April's family...

Meet Jason Cage Athletic, active, determined. If you saw Jason Cage walking the down the street, you would just assume that he was your average Joe. And he likes it that way. You wouldn’t think this man has lived with Cystic Fibrosis, underwent a lung removal and most recently, survived singular lung transplantation. You wouldn’t realize he has a...
Sharing stories helps us heal. Find comfort, experience hope, and be inspired by the stories of others in our community. More stories of courage will be posted soon. ...
Sixty-five golfers from California to New Jersey and several states in between converged in Durham, North Carolina, at the Duke University Golf Club for the first annual Lung Transplant Golf Tournament on June 5. “This first tournament went off without a hitch,” said co-organizer Harry Collins, who had a double-lungtransplant himself in 2010. In addition to the tournament, the event featured a silent auction of sports memorabilia, the presentation...