Oskaloosa Man Didn’t Have to Look Far to Find Another Kidney Donor
DES MOINES, Iowa --After being born with a rare disease, doctors believed Shane Blanchard wouldn’t be here right now. “I was born without abdominal muscles. So even when I was born, I had rare prognosis of surviving, they gave me till the age of 14 to live and of course I beat that. At 22 I had kidney failure because I had reconstruction on my urinary tract,” said Blanchard.