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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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Dialysis port in the chest

I was being assessed  for home PD - but during the nurse home visit we were talking about restrictions  and she brought up the lifti g rest…

Started by Motherof2

2 14 hours ago
Reply by pdboy

PDboy went to see St. Joe's Renal Transplant wizards to receive kidney transplant

Good Day All 3 years and 4 months of dialysis may finally be at an end. Received a kidney transplant on March 24, 2017 from cadaver.  Now h…

Started by pdboy

5 16 hours ago
Reply by pineiroc

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

1064 Apr 18
Reply by Sarah

PD Catheter Repositioning

Has anyone had their catheter repositioned? Would like to hear how you found this experience as we are heading to Halifax to try this.

Started by Marymac9698

4 Apr 7
Reply by Marymac9698

Uric Acid levels

Is anyone else dealing with arthritic Gout caused by high Uric Acid levels ?  I was on Allopuriol until it started making my liver #'s weir…

Started by MarleyBoo

2 Mar 23
Reply by GizmoGram

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

3 Mar 20
Reply by Guin

Dialysis

My living donor is not a match and so I have to start dialysis until we are able to find a new kidney.  The donor has decided he wants to r…

Started by Motherof2

9 Mar 17
Reply by Ron Grant

NXStage System One

My husband is a home hemo patient. We have been home for almost a year. We have been researching the NXStage System one that's been in the…

Started by Julie

1 Mar 12
Reply by Motherof2

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

12 Feb 28
Reply by Doreen Rochford

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

7 Feb 26
Reply by Donna

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