Heart transplant recipient completes 8 km race 1 year after surgery
A year ago, Jillianne Code could barely walk half a block without gasping for breath.
Twelve months and one heart transplant later, the 38-year-old just finished the eight-kilometre road race at the Victoria Marathon on Thanksgiving weekend.
“I did pretty good, I have to say! I'm pretty proud,” she said.
CBC News reports.
Tiko Kerr, Vancouver Artist and patient of Dr. Julio Montaner