"Welcome SophieW. Lots of people here to talk to about kidney disease and a few other things some that go with it and others that do not but mostly we stay on topic.
10 years sounds about right on a kidney transplant as far as lasting. Some a bit…"
"Hi There, I live in Penticton BC and I've had Kidney Disease now for a few years and I just found out today that my kidney function has dropped to 38%. I'm looking forward to making friends who can relate so we can offer each other the…"
"Hi Charlene, my name is Gayle and I just became a member this morning Oct 24th. I've been looking for a support group in the city I live in. I have had kidney disease for a few years now and I'm happy to be able to connect to people who…"
"Hello, my name is Sophie I have been on dialysis for three years and three months, I am 20 years old, previously had a transplant when I was 9 and I joined here because I don't really have a support network around me, so I don't tend to…"
Xarelto is a relatively new drug and has lots of side effects and most doctors are reluctant to prescribe it as its side effects can cause you all kinds of problems so it does take special consideration especially when administering…"
Sorry the peritoneal is not working for you. I had to have a total of three surgeries before they got mine right and I was at 10 percent so you still have some time for them to do another surgery to get the catheter properly placed.
"I live in B.C. Canada and was diagnosed with kidney disease 5 years a go. Wednesday I found out my G.F.R. is 60 which is actually a 50% function rate. I have severe anemia because my bone marrow is not producing the hormone Erythropoietin that…"
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"Hey Marc, Please do keep me up to date with things and I will let you know what myoutcome is as well (I'm off to see the Doc on this Tuesday.)Be lifted and encouraged, my friend - there are better days ahead!God bless and keep you…"