Connecticut Teacher Turns to Facebook to Find Kidney

Brad Vernet, who is in Stage V kidney disease, hopes social media will help him track down a donor.
0:39 | 09/25/13

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A Connecticut teacher is turning to FaceBook. In his desperate search for a kidney. Brad burn it teaches seventh grade science and has so many of his students pulling for him. He was born with only one kidney and the one he has is giving now. After putting up the FaceBook page called help -- -- kidney he says supports. Has been coming in. I've had people call from miss again. There's a person call from California. Still no donor yet but Brad says that while he feels tired most the time he is hopeful that a match we'll soon be found.

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