Local Resident Seeks Kidney Donor

Cameron Wardlaw

It was about a week after Cameron Wardlaw had gone to urgent care that he got the phone call. He was at home, drinking plenty of water as the doctors had advised. The heart palpitations and panic attacks he was having were due to pneumonia, they had told the 49-year Burbank resident, and he needed to keep hydrated.
But when he picked up the phone on that day in November, they had different news. You need to go to the emergency room as soon as possible, they said.
Not knowing what the new diagnosis would be, Wardlaw took an Uber to Providence St. Joseph Medical Center. He recalled in an interview that he was so sick that the hospital staff placed him in a wheelchair to make sure he wouldn’t fall over.

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