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DianeProkop replied to Motherof2's discussion Hemo Home overnight dialysis
"Hi motherof2, my name is Diane and I have been doing home hemodialysis now for 6 months. I do my during the day instead of night. I do it for 4 hours a day 5 days a week, when I started it was 6 days a week but I am lucky all my numbers are so good…"
yesterday
DianeProkop replied to GizmoGram's discussion GTA Employment Ideas - Awaiting Translant
"Thanks for the info Pdboy"
Sunday
pdboy replied to GizmoGram's discussion GTA Employment Ideas - Awaiting Translant
"Good Day Diane My donor came following the Transplant presentation at Oakville Hospital attended by myself, my wife and two teenage grandchildren. The grandchildren spoke to their father, my step-son, during visitation the following weekend. My son…"
Saturday
DianeProkop updated their profile
Saturday
DianeProkop left a comment for Denise
"Hi Denise nice to meet you. I have a fistula in my upper arm with button holes. My sister has the catather but she doesn't do home dialysis they want to put a fistula in but she is scared to death of needles, she had a couple of bad experiences…"
Friday
Denise replied to The Kidney Foundation of Canada's discussion Introduce Yourself!
"Hi Diane..I am looking into doing hemo at home also. Do you have a fistula or a catather? I have the catather right now but they will put in the fistula on October 5. I asked if I could just use the catather when I do it it at home. Seems to me it…"
Friday
Bradley Nicholson left a comment for Suz
"Thank you Suz for glancing over my story. It will be five years this November that I have had the privilege of living the life I have always dreamed of. "
Thursday
Suz left a comment for wynkyn
"Hi Wynkyn! I noticed you are from Regina and wanted to invite you to the Regina Kidney Walk that will be held this Sunday, Sept 25th  If you're interested, please join us! http://www.kidney.ca/sk/walk"
Thursday
Suz posted an event

Regina Kidney Walk 2016 at Regina Seniors' Centre (next to the Neil Balkwill Civic Arts Centre)

September 25, 2016 from 9am to 12pm
Thursday
Suz left a comment for Bradley Nicholson
"Thanks for sharing your story Bradley. How many years since your transplant have you been celebrating your new lease on life? "
Thursday
Suz posted a status
"Hi Everyone! I wanted to invite those in the Regina,SK area to the Kidney Walk this Sunday, September 25th http://www.kidney.ca/sk/walk"
Thursday
Motherof2 posted a discussion

Hemo Home overnight dyalisis

I am 40 years old  - and have FSGS currently at stage 4 with a GFR of 16.My husband was tested in order to be a living donor but unfortunately cannot donate for health reasons.I have a brother and 2 friends currently filling out the paper work for…See More
Thursday
Bradley Nicholson replied to The Kidney Foundation of Canada's discussion Introduce Yourself!
"Thank you so much. I really am one of the lucky ones and I am so super thankful. Thanks for taking the time to read my story. If you want to learn more about my story you can go to…"
Thursday
Pete Sneet replied to The Kidney Foundation of Canada's discussion Introduce Yourself!
"That is great to hear. Nice to see someone that made it through a transplant and lived to tell about it years later. I say that tongue in cheek as I know quite a few transplants are successful now days and having a relative makes it so much easier…"
Thursday
Bradley Nicholson posted a blog post

Everything Changed

Laying on the surgical table I knew that my life was going to change forever.I was diagnosed with kidney disease, put on dialysis and started looking for a individual who would donate a kidney. Donating a kidney should never be something you ask a…See More
Thursday
Bradley Nicholson replied to The Kidney Foundation of Canada's discussion Introduce Yourself!
" Hello All,  My name is Bradley Nicholson and I am a kidney transplant recipient. Being diagnosed with chronic kidney disease at 16 my life got spun right upside down. It all started with me being a silly kid and taking my blood pressure…"
Thursday

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Everything Changed

Posted by Bradley Nicholson on September 22, 2016 at 12:20pm 0 Comments

Vindication

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