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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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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

1151 1 hour ago
Reply by Sharri Stull Anderson

Acute Kidney Failure From Contrast Dye (CT Scan) - Anyone have experience with this?

My mom is in the hospital because of Acute Kidney Failure brought on by the Contrast Dye in a CT scan she had and now they are talking abou…

Started by Kate

0 yesterday

Trouble sleeping and dealing with Anxiety

Hi I'm new here. I'm 30 years old and got diagnosed with IgA Nephropathy 4 years ago. Finding out I was already in stage 4 renal failure. I…

Started by Ryan

7 Aug 8
Reply by shealeen Boyce

Transplant soon!

I am so excited because today my twin sister was assessed and cleared to donate a kidney to me!!! They are saying it will happen at LHSC in…

Started by Kim Edwards

3 Aug 8
Reply by shealeen Boyce

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

5 Aug 5
Reply by Randy

Bloating in lower abdomen after kidney biopsy

Is it normal to bloat in your lower abdomen after a biopsy? It was my first one .

Started by Cherith

0 Jul 31

PD Partner?

Posted my question in the wrong spot. I had to go for an introduction to PD this week. I was super nervous so paid a caregiver to drive me…

Started by shirleymac

5 Jul 18
Reply by Maria

Hello :)

Hi, My name is Maria...my main goal in joining this group was to find more insight and understanding into my Dad's illness.  My Dad is the…

Started by Maria

0 Jul 17

New to this site

Hi all, I am new to  this site. I am very worried and upset. I have PKD. For years and years and years I saw various doctors and nephrologi…

Started by Holly Lapin

3 Jul 14
Reply by Kim Edwards

Back on dialysis

Had my first blood test since discontinuing pd on June 27. Creatinine and urea have gone up and GFR has gone down. The main reason the doc…

Started by John Fife

0 Jul 14

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