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He spent practically a month within the hospital, then he went to bodily remedy to principally be taught to stroll once more and needed to endure dialysis. The illness had broken his kidneys.
He was listed for a kidney transplant, and obtained a brand new kidney a couple of 12 months and a half later.
It was about that point Schuchardt determined to turn out to be a nurse. He took the nursing pretest at Southeastern Illinois School on the final day it was supplied and bought within the subsequent class.
After nursing college, he labored dialysis facilities in Paducah, then Harrisburg. He transferred to Heartland Regional Medical Middle about seven months in the past to work within the ICU. He desires to realize ICU expertise, then work as a flight nurse on an air ambulance.
“I’m an advocate for the Nationwide Meningitis Basis,” he stated.
Schuchardt is also featured on the group’s web site.
A reporter for Individuals Journal noticed his story on the web site and known as him. He ignored the decision, however she was persistent. The journal despatched a photographer to Marion to get footage of Schuchardt. He’s featured on the summer season version of Individuals Well being.
“It’s actually thrilling,” he stated.
He added that he’s excited that extra folks will be taught in regards to the risks of meningitis and hopes they are going to be moved to vaccinate their youngsters for the illness.
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