"I’m so sorry that you are having such a difficult time. I live in Ontario so I am unsure of what support services there are in British Columbia. Can you speak to your GP about counseling closer to your home?
Has anyone here had any luck with finding counselling through their Kidney Center Social Worker? I found it very odd that I told my social worker I’m terribly depressed. She said I need counselling. But when I asked for suggestions on where to get…See More
A shaggy dog organ recital. My kidneys! Tolvaptan, schlerotherapy The wonders of modern medicine!I have a hereditary disease called polycystic kidney disease . Interesting! I inherited it from either my mother or father and my daughters have a 50%…See More
"I just received my new kidney on 7 Dec 2017. The first thing I noticed was hot flashes and night sweats. The second thing was I was a little emotional. Sappy movies that I watched in the past would not bother me now they bring a tear to my…"
My name is Tom Harper. I was diagnosed with IGA Nephropathy in 2002. I was medically released from the military in 2008 for this condition.I started hemo dialysis on April of 2016 and later switched to peritoneal dialysis. I tried the machine but I…See More
"Different centers have different frequency of testing for crossmatch. Ultimately, everyone will test you and the donor at the last minute right before surgery. The sad truth is that that status can change without warning. While it was a long time…"