A match made in heaven
After 39 years, Brian Eidsvold felt he was finally able to give something worthwhile back to his mother - her life. And it was a gift he never imagined he could give her.
In 2000, Joan Eidsvold's routine physical revealed that she had chronic kidney disorder. As her kidney function declined over the next few years, doctors told her that she was heading toward dialysis quickly, and that a kidney transplant would eventually be necessary.