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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

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Reply by Wendy

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…

Started by Betty

11 Feb 19
Reply by Betty

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

14 Feb 15
Reply by Craig

Wait List for Transplant

Hi there, Can anyone tell me how long it took for them to get on the wait list for a kidney transplant.  It took a year to do all the worku…

Started by ValeriePendergast

0 Feb 13

Dialysis

Hi all, I haven't been on here in awhile. I started hemodialysis Jan. 11/2017 and was wondering if anyone else has experienced the followin…

Started by ValeriePendergast

2 Feb 13
Reply by ValeriePendergast

IGA Nephropathy

Hello,  I currently live in Cold Lake, AB I was diagnosed with IGA Nephropathy Sept 22, 2015. I am in stage 5 CKD. They could not give me a…

Started by Bobbe

5 Feb 2
Reply by MrsCora

Wait time for kidney transplant

Hi I got the call last week that I was added to the list to receive a kidney. Can anyone tell me how long they waited for a kidney and how…

Started by Donna

3 Jan 31
Reply by Ron Grant

Kidney Transplant - Recovery Questions!

Hey everyone As mentioned in my introductory post, my name is Mark and I am 24 years old. I'm wondering if any of you could provide some i…

Started by GizmoGram

13 Jan 28
Reply by Ron Grant

Tips for stage 5 eating

I'm trying to figure out how to get a healthy diet with stage 5 food limitations. Adjusting my diet to reduce potassium was hard enough, bu…

Started by Keith McArthur

2 Jan 28
Reply by Ron Grant

Preliminary Biopsy Result

Went in for a kidney biopsy last week, after having my GFR fall from 60 to 41 in four months. There was no obvious reason for the decline;…

Started by newCKDinVictoria

5 Jan 23
Reply by Sharri Stull Anderson

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