'If you could meet the person who donated their plasma that was transfused into your body, what would you say to them?' Lona Townsley, a recipient of convalescent COVID-19 plasma was asked. She responded that she would say 'thank you so much for giving me another chance at life!'
Townsley is a two-time cancer survivor who was in the hospital on a ventilator when her doctor administered convalescent COVID-19 plasma. She is now breathing on her own and feeling better. Read (and watch!) her story and the story of how convalescent COVID-19 plasma therapy originated in the United States here.