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Introduce Yourself!

Welcome to Kidney Connect, an online social network for people living with - and affected by - kidney disease. Please introduce yourself he…

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Counselling

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…

Started by shirleymac

1 19 hours ago
Reply by Kim Edwards

Introduce Yourself!

Welcome to Kidney Connect, an online social network for people living with - and affected by - kidney disease. Please introduce yourself he…

Started by The Kidney Foundation of Canada

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Reply by Sue M

Anti-rejection drugs

I have been on PD for 9 months.  A GFR of 8 and have finished testing for transplant.  I realize it could take a while but I was wondering…

Started by Randy

9 Jan 12
Reply by Thomas Harper

Introducing myself

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.…

Started by Thomas Harper

0 Jan 12

Testing for transplant

How many times do they test HLA blood cross match? My husband and I went through 27 months of testing. We were congratulated and told to go…

Started by Donna

1 Jan 11
Reply by MrsCora

Creatinine at 3.15, how high before I have symptoms?

Hi folks,  first post.  Have had CKD since 2006 but was stable until this year,  when it went from around 2 (200 in Canada?) to 3.15.   So…

Started by Ted Keener

0 Dec 28, 2017

Jinarc/Tolvaptan for PKD

Hi, I am new to kidney connect and wanted to know if anyone is taking the drug Jinarc/Tolvaptan for PKD?   I am 45 years old and my eGFR is…

Started by Christina Meyer

0 Dec 4, 2017

Hemo dialysis at home

Can somebody give me some information about doing hemo dialysis at home! I am thinking about it. Thanks

Started by Denise

22 Nov 4, 2017
Reply by Denise

driving

Hi everyone, I have been driving in Burlington to my grocery store, pharmacy. These places are very close to me. I will not drive in the bu…

Started by Corrie Smid

2 Oct 17, 2017
Reply by shirleymac

Headache / Minor Pain Remedies

What do you guys use for headaches and other minor pains? Nothing big or bad that requires serious meds, just minor things that Advil would…

Started by Guin

4 Sep 28, 2017
Reply by Anna

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