Did you know that these 10 celebrities have had organ transplant
The requirement of organ transplant can be due to plenty of reasons. An accident could result in major amount of damage to a person’s body, which may also cause some organs to stop functioning. It can also be a result of a birth defect or hereditary health matter, not known previously by the person until it began to affect them at a certain age.
Transplants save lives. Tens of thousands of people receive an organ transplant every single year and it lets them to live a full and normal life.
Even celebrities have also been subject to needful medical care and it could be for a kidney transplant, heart transplant, or even a bone marrow transplant for celebs suffering from leukaemia and other serious illnesses and undergoing treatment for the same.
Here are 10 such celebs that surprisingly have undergone organ transplant surgery.
1 Tracy Morgan
Comic actor and star of shows like 30 Rock, Tracy Morgan was diagnosed with diabetes and it turned out to be so severe that he had 2 options whether to undergo dialysis for rest of his life or get a kidney transplant.
Tanisha Hall, his former girlfriend, donated one of her kidneys to Morgan and in all likelihood saved his live.