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Bernice Conner is now a member of Kidney Connect
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Amanda Wales is now a member of Kidney Connect
Jun 10
Cynthia replied to Patricia May's discussion Anyone in CKD from medications? Can you get better?
"Hello everyone, Would like to educate myself on cyclophosphamide for kidney disease.  12 week run and I am told that my kidney will be ok.  Any info would help. Cindy writing on behalf of my mother  sorry, if I am in the wrong…"
Jun 9
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Jun 7
Profile IconDerek Schindler, shawn sim and S. MACKAY joined Kidney Connect
Jun 4
Ron Grant and lorlee99 are now friends
Jun 4
lorlee99 commented on The Kidney Foundation of Canada's group Kidney Walk Supporters
"Hello All, We just had our Kidney Walk on May 26th here in Edmonton. I managed to get a mighty team together, Loretta's Lemons and we raised $2K!!! I never dreamed we would raise that much! I also discovered there is another walk that is 100kms…"
Jun 4
shawn sim and David doyle are now friends
Jun 4
Ron Grant commented on The Kidney Foundation of Canada's group Peritoneal Dialysis
"I can only comment based on my experience, which was PD. I'm fairly compact (150lbs/5-8) and didn't notice the fluid in me. However, I was using 1.5l bags instead of the 2l bags because I have limited space! I felt fine, and no issues for…"
Jun 4
shawn sim commented on The Kidney Foundation of Canada's group Hemodialysis
"shawn sim Hi im new to kidney disease went from healthy kidneys right to kidney failure..im on dialysis and doctors were hoping kudneys would start working again but now im 6 months in and doctors are talking about long term now. I was never told…"
Jun 4
shawn sim commented on The Kidney Foundation of Canada's group Peritoneal Dialysis
"Hi im new to kidney disease went from healthy kidneys right to kidney failure..im on dialysis and doctors were hoping kudneys would start working again but now im 6 months in and doctors are talking about long term now. I was never told much about…"
Jun 4
shawn sim joined Hilary's group
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Parents Living with Kidney Disease

Are you a parent living with kidney disease?... Share the ups and downs of parenting with chronic illness, with those who understand.
Jun 4
shawn sim joined The Kidney Foundation of Canada's group
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Peritoneal Dialysis

A group for people on Peritoneal Dialysis.See More
Jun 4
shawn sim joined The Kidney Foundation of Canada's group
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Hemodialysis

A group for people on hemodialysis.See More
Jun 4
psychonephrology posted a blog post

10 scientifically proven benefits of Mindfulness Meditation

There have been numerous studies to show that Mindfulness Meditation is beneficial for us. It not only helps us in gaining control of our emotions but also enhances overall well-being. Best of all, it can be done by anyone regardless of his or her…See More
Jun 3
Profile IconCherri McGarvie, kathy Schubrink, Janis Upton and 1 more joined Kidney Connect
Jun 3

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My introduction

Started by Kolynda Archibald. Last reply by Kolynda Archibald May 30. 2 Replies

Vascular Dementia

Started by Crystal Stewart May 13. 0 Replies

Osteomyelitis

Started by Crystal Stewart. Last reply by MrsCora Apr 14. 2 Replies

 
 
 

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