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Joan McKnight and Eleanor Sheets are now friends
yesterday
Eleanor Sheets left a comment for Barbara Hayward
"Hi Barbara: How are you doing? I just had the ultrasound of my kidneys where you have to drink all that water and try not to pee. Ha! Ha! I am 67 years old and they expected me not to pee. But I did it. Hip hip hurrah!!  My doctor will be so…"
yesterday
Eleanor Sheets left a comment for Unseenwings
"Hi Unseenwings: HAPPY BIRTHDAY and many more. Take care. Eleanor"
yesterday
Eleanor Sheets left a comment for LeNora
"Hello: Welcome to kidney connect and I wonder what stage you are at with your CKD? I live in Canada in Ontario. Take care. Eleanor"
yesterday
Eleanor Sheets commented on Eleanor Sheets's blog post nauseous
"Hi Craig: Thanks so much for your comments. I did not know about the nausea going along with CKD but now that I do I will watch the food I eat carefully. I am still adjusting to the diet with Diabetes and CKD. I do have an appointment with my family…"
yesterday
Eleanor Sheets commented on Eleanor Sheets's blog post nauseous
yesterday
pdboy replied to Jack's discussion Age 27 at CKD Stage 2 GFR 66 C-Lv 1.3
"Good Day Jack First and foremost is to reduce your fear.  You have made some dietary changes to help your kidney function. You need to be aware of potassium, sodium and phosphorus.  Stay away from colas. You are young. Remember that this…"
yesterday
pdboy left a comment for Sharon Wade
"Good Day Sharon and welcome to the forum.  Be aware that many people live healthy, active lives with only one kidney.  You need to help the kidney by making some changes to your diet and help to reduce stress and anxiety. Drink plenty of…"
yesterday
Craig commented on Eleanor Sheets's blog post nauseous
"Hi Eleanor. Nausea is a common symptom for those living with kidney disease. It can depend on many things such as diet, medication, underlying illness or infection, and the level of kidney function you still have. Do you have an upcoming appointment…"
Saturday
Unseenwings left a comment for Eleanor Sheets
"Howdy from Oshawa.  Huntsville is a nice area...have been there several times.  I’m on Hemo Dialysis...just celebrated my 7 year anniversary.  Hope you are doing well."
Saturday
Eleanor Sheets left a comment for Unseenwings
"Hi There Unseenwings: Welcome to Kidney connect. I live in Ontario as well but way up in Huntsville (north of Barrie). I hope we can connect sometime. What stage are you at?"
Saturday
Eleanor Sheets posted a blog post

nauseous

Hi Everyone:I was diagnosed two months ago but have just finished the tests that the nephrologist ordered.  Should I be feeling nauseous all the time. I just haven't felt good for a couple of weeks now and don't know what I should be feeling. Can…See More
Saturday
Ana replied to Jack's discussion Age 27 at CKD Stage 2 GFR 66 C-Lv 1.3
"Thanks and yes we will you take care of yourself as well you are doing everything right to help keep your GFR up . Keep your head up you will Get through it and I hope you don’t have to go on dialysis if ever or if needed not for many many…"
Saturday
Jack replied to Jack's discussion Age 27 at CKD Stage 2 GFR 66 C-Lv 1.3
"wow, thank you Ana. You are really holding strong. Yes I am scared I am definitely DO NOT want to go into dialysis such a young age or couple years later. I am on my low protein , no red-meat, more water diet already. I used to drink all kinds…"
Friday
Ana replied to Jack's discussion Age 27 at CKD Stage 2 GFR 66 C-Lv 1.3
"Hi jack I am 25 years  old and I have had kidney disease all my life and my advice is to drink plenty of water and reduce salt and also monitor your blood pressure of course keep up with your follow up with dr and just as said before many…"
Friday
Kim Edwards replied to Jack's discussion Age 27 at CKD Stage 2 GFR 66 C-Lv 1.3
"Hi Jack, you can certainly look online for kidney diets (davita) is a good site for recipes and advice. 66% isn’t too low in terms of being symptomatic of kidney disease. Monitor your blood pressure and certainly if it gets High your dr may…"
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