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"Wondering if anyone heard about stem cell transplant?"
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Ron Grant left a comment for Betty
"Welcome to this site. Love Halifax and all of Nova Scotia. We get to Lunenburg/Mahone Bay area as often as possible. Also have a fondness for Meat Cove up on Cape Breton.I often think I was born in the wrong province..the east coast is forever…"
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Ron Grant commented on John's blog post Now on the Hemo Trail From Peritoneal
"Great to hear, John. Life's what you make it, and it sounds like you're going to make it good, regarless of the obsticals. "
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Study | Poor sleep quality is prevalent in patients on maintenance hemodialysis, according to a study

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Research | Patterns of repetition in DNA could be associated with the risk of developing kidney inflammation, according to researchers…

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Study | Pregnancy without the need for treatment is possible for women with Alport syndrome, but more research is needed to help predict which patients can successfully carry to term, study says.…

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Applications open for KRESCENT funding | Deadline: February 15 Since 2005, the KRESCENT program has been supporting the work of kidney researchers. Application to the program is open to applicants from all disciplines relevant to kidney disease,…

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"Travelling 800 kilometres 3 times weekly is too much for some patients, despite dire consequences"

Death or dialysis? Gaspé kidney patients face tough…

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MrsCora replied to Betty's discussion Clearance Numbers
"There isn't really a 'cut off'. It's a joint decision between you and your medical team. It's in part based on labwork (is your potassium always dangerously high?), your fluid balance (fluid collecting on lungs rather than…"
Sunday
Betty posted a discussion

Clearance Numbers

Hi....from Halifax Nova Scotia.....I'm a new member.....I was diagnosed with CKD back in July 2016....my clearance is at 13.....my creatin is well over 300...I will have to do Hemo...as I have had several abdominal surg.....just wondering....do they…See More
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Got an unwanted vehicle? Donate it to our Kidney Car program! Get a free tow and a tax receipt.

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Scott Robertson replied to GizmoGram's discussion Kidney Transplant - Recovery Questions!
"Nice! I love roti and a good channa masala"
Friday
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A unique program based in Thunder Bay, Ont., is using food bank donations to help people with kidney disease in four remote First Nations.

How food bank…

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Ron Grant replied to GizmoGram's discussion Kidney Transplant - Recovery Questions!
"I have had a hankering for a Roti for over seven years..with hot sauce. (lots of potatoes & chick peas in them) As soon as I'm feeling well, I'm heading to the Roti place!"
Friday
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Research | Researchers have been working on a protein found in urine that detects rejection before routine clinical tests.

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Blog Posts

losing my kidney

Posted by dawncynthia on December 28, 2016 at 8:50am 0 Comments

Coping with the 'D' Word

Posted by psychonephrology on December 20, 2016 at 1:49pm 0 Comments

Now on the Hemo Trail From Peritoneal

Posted by John on December 16, 2016 at 9:30am 5 Comments

Forum

Clearance Numbers

Started by Betty. Last reply by MrsCora on Sunday. 1 Reply

Preliminary Biopsy Result

Started by newCKDinVictoria. Last reply by newCKDinVictoria on Friday. 4 Replies

Any tips for biopsy next week?

Started by newCKDinVictoria Dec 22, 2016. 0 Replies

 
 
 

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