Do you participate in The Kidney Foundation of Canada's annual Kidney Walks? Are you a participant, team member, or volunteer? Join this group and share ideas to fund raise and grow this great event!
Latest Activity: Dec 7, 2017
I am interested in joining the Kidney Walk/March in Calgary where I live but but have been concerned I may not be able to go the distance. Only reason is periodic pain (large kidney stones- still have ten stones after two treatments since Thanksgiving) and the level of fatigue can be a challenge(GFR is 15 this month). Have been thinking maybe if I had a kidney"buddy" to walk with. My partner, Carol, can't walk with me even though she used to be very athletic and active . Her MS after 19 years is now progressing and walking more than a block is a challenge. Maybe we could set up a program here on this forum to encourage each other to start walking and keep it up. I am wondering if any of the digital devices you can wear to count steps is a good idea? What do other people find helpful in walking and recording the distance? Or in staying motivated? I welcome ides and suggestions.
Hi Everyone!My name is Josee Raymond and I am a Master of Health Studies student in the Faculty of Health Disciplines at Athabasca University. As part of my Master Thesis requirements, I am…Continue
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