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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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PD discontinued

After 6 months of hemodialysis and home pd my kidney function has improved to the point where I've been told to stop pd for 3 weeks, then g…

Started by John Fife

1 yesterday
Reply by MrsCora

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

4 Jun 22
Reply by shirleymac

Partner for PD?

Hi I went for an introduction to PD this week. I don't have anyone to help me and I didn't think I'd need anyone. I did have to hire someo…

Started by shirleymac

0 Jun 21

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

3 Jun 17
Reply by MrsCora

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

1131 Jun 7
Reply by Carol Helmer

Back pain Kidney stone? PKD Cyst?

Hi everyone On Saturday I got sudden back pain that was so painful it was paralyzingly. It came out of nowhere. I hadn't lifted anything h…

Started by shirleymac

4 Jun 6
Reply by Kim Edwards

Hi everyone

I haven't checked in for awhile. For some reason my emails are going into my spam folder. I can fix that. Welcome to the new members. I ha…

Started by shirleymac

2 May 21
Reply by shirleymac

I got my transplant!

One month ago, on April 11, I got my new kidney. I was lucky that my sister was the living donor and I was able to get the transplant befor…

Started by Keith McArthur

4 May 16
Reply by Ainsley John

Pacemaker

I am having problems with fluid in the lungs because of a plural effusion since November I was hospitalized for one week. They removed flui…

Started by Denise

0 May 11

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

11 May 6
Reply by pdboy

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