Christine Hargis had given up hope this spring that her mother would ever get the kidney transplant she needed.
Hargis, of Coello, Ill., and her mother were caught in the frustration and anguish shared by 80,081 other families on the national waiting list for a kidney.
"We'd been trying for almost two years. I match my mother and my antibodies were too high," Hargis said. "It kind of burst my bubble. I thought there was no hope, and then the doctors said, 'Well, there's this other...Full Story