For someone for whom the kidney has never worked very well, simply lifting a sack of potatoes without problem becomes a remarkable feat. On November 26, 2020, Airam Díaz, 33, received a new kidney, becoming the 3,000th patient to do so at the Hospital Universitario de Canarias (HUC). “It changed my life,” he says. And it is not surprising because this motor racing fan was born with a malformation in the bladder and urethra, due to his premature condition, which has affected his well-being until now. .