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JT Thomas

JT Thomas

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'I Didn't Want People to See Me in That Situation, So I Avoided It'

'I Didn't Want People to See Me in That Situation, So I Avoided It'

JT Thomas is a senior at the University of Missouri and is studying biology and business. We met at an event called “The Art of the Scar” that was hosted by the Missouri Kidney Program in September.

JT was diagnosed with kidney failure at the age of 20, and he spoke about how his transplant gave him back his freedom.

He is now four years post-transplant.

'I Had This Constant Support System That Was Extremely Vital to My Health'

'I Had This Constant Support System That Was Extremely Vital to My Health'

JT Thomas is a senior at the University of Missouri and is studying biology and business. We met at an event called “The Art of the Scar” that was hosted by the Missouri Kidney Program in September.

JT was diagnosed with kidney failure at the age of 20, and he spoke about the role that community played in his health and transplantation journey.

He is now four years post-transplant.

'I Spent Two Years, Four Months and 13 Days on Dialysis, and Your Priorities Change'

'I Spent Two Years, Four Months and 13 Days on Dialysis, and Your Priorities Change'

JT Thomas is a senior at the University of Missouri and is studying biology and business. We met at an event called “The Art of the Scar” that was hosted by the Missouri Kidney Program in September.

JT was diagnosed with kidney failure at the age of 20, and he spoke about how his experiences with kidney failure and his time in dialysis has changed his outlook on life.

He is now four years post-transplant.

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