A STORY OF HOPE: A LIFE OF TRIUMPH
by Valen (Cover) Keefer
From birth, Valen Keefer has faced a challenging medical heritage. Everyone on her mother’s side has polycystic kidney disease (PKD), a condition in which fluid-filled cysts grow on the kidneys, gradually causing them to lose function. At age 57, Valen’s mom has lived the longest of anyone. Grandmother, aunt,...