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Profile IconCharles long, Angela, Naveena and 2 more joined Kidney Connect
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Young adults living with kidney problem/ on dialysis , waiting for transplant or had transplant

This is for Younge adults that are on dialysis, waiting for transplant , have had a transplant or just finding out they have kidney disease.
13 hours ago
Profile IconBarb Buchanan and Rosie joined Kidney Connect
yesterday
Richard A Viner posted a status
"Taking a day off the machine"
Sunday
Kim Edwards commented on Leta's blog post Looking back at 50 Months...
"Leta, what an amazing support (literally) you have been to your husband! So happy to hear that you are both well, and living  your best loves possible! Wishing you both continued good health and happiness! Thank you for the info. I really…"
Friday
Leta replied to Leta's discussion How do you ease the pain of your loveones?
"You have a really big chance to lower down your meds because you had 6/6 matched and it's your sister!  Congratulations! For me and my husband, he would never get the prednisone out of his rejection meds.  You may have the chance to…"
Thursday
Kim Edwards replied to Leta's discussion How do you ease the pain of your loveones?
"I did have the bk virus as well but I have never really shown a viral count. Once my levels are at zero for cmv they are going to do a kidney biopsy to see if my body is accepting the kidney as it’s own. My sister donated a kidney to me and we…"
Thursday
Leta replied to Leta's discussion How do you ease the pain of your loveones?
"I agree with you about getting any information about CMV here. There are few viruses that after organ transplant can affect a person!  My husband and yourself got the same virus.  Some will get the BK virus and and C-diff, ESBL and…"
Thursday
Leta posted a blog post

Looking back at 50 Months...

I haven't been in this site for a year now... wow, that's more than 12 months.After all, life must go on... work, play, work and play!Robert and I had been so busy doing things that we love the most travelling.For the last two years, every month of…See More
Thursday
Kim Edwards replied to Leta's discussion How do you ease the pain of your loveones?
"Thank you for responding. I hope that things continue to go well with your husband! There doesn’t seem to be much information on this site about cmv. I am now doing weekly blood tests and it seems to be going down each week"
Thursday
Leta replied to Leta's discussion How do you ease the pain of your loveones?
"Hello Kim, Sorry I wasn't able to answer you right away. To answer you questions; 1)  After the ordeal of staying at the hospital for a month to treat the cmv for Robert, he's fine now - he's just reached his 50th months of…"
Thursday
Leta posted a status
"It's been awhile unable to connect due to password issue. Now I am connected again with this group!"
Thursday
Profile IconNatalie and micheal warren joined Kidney Connect
Aug 8
micheal warren posted a status
"Hello, just joined and thought would say hi"
Aug 7
dawncynthia posted a status
"II am having a hard time with dialysis. I am have ran out of access places. Can someone tell me if they are having the same problem."
Aug 6
Profile IconMatt and Chris joined Kidney Connect
Aug 6

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Peritoneal Dialysis

Started by David Shortt Jul 17. 0 Replies

Hospital Stay

Started by shirleymac. Last reply by shirleymac Jun 21. 2 Replies

 
 
 

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