38-year-old Jennifer Stensel works as the stewardess in the Alaska Airlines company, and already the whole 15 years keeps a terrible secret. The matter is that the woman suffers from the problems with kidneys caused by a system red volchanka. This inflammatory disease forces immune system to attack own organism.
Symptoms of a renal failure were shown constantly, but the woman didn't wish to notice them. She understood that she because of a disease could lose favourite work. But in March of last year during the next flight Jennifer has suddenly fainted. It was the serious call therefore after return to the earth the woman has run in hospital.
There she was told terrible news: Jennifer is necessary urgent renal transplantation. And though the woman has got in line for a donor organ, there were too many persons interested to receive it, and to time at our heroine remained too little. Using each chance, Jennifer has asked for the help relatives and friends.
And here she has received the answer from an unexpected side — wanted to share the kidney with her the pilot Jodi Harskamp, and in combination and her good girlfriend. Women have approached when because of Jodi's fire I have lost the house. Jennifer then has visited her with a house lasagna and wine, and since then they became good girlfriends.
Having passed all tests for compatibility, doctors have made sure that Jodi's kidney perfectly suits Jennifer. After all necessary analyses, women have gone to Seattle where there had to take place 5-hour operation. At that time at Jennifer only one kidney and that for only 6% functioned.
Jodie has arrived very nobly and at all isn't sorry about the act. She is happy that she could help the girlfriend: "Yes, I will lose a kidney, but Jennifer will live, and this most important, agree?" — she has told in an interview of "Fox19".