ROCHESTER, Minn. (CBS) — There is breathtaking video on YouTube of a woman doing something for the first time after a life-changing surgery.Fourth Of July Weekend Weather: Severe Thunderstorm Watch Issued For Most Of Philadelphia Region
Jennifer Jones, a lung transplant recipient, says she’s never been able to breathe normally but now she can, thanks to an anonymous person who made the choice to become a donor.
She underwent surgery at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota last October.READ MORE: Workers At Atlantic City's Hard Rock Casino Reach Tentative Agreement With Employer To Avoid Strike
The 40-year-old Jones has cystic fibrosis, a genetic disorder that blocks airways over time.Man Shot, Killed In North Philadelphia: Police
The video of her breathing has gone viral, with over 1 million views on YouTube.