Hi everyone,I have been driving in Burlington to my grocery store, pharmacy. These places are very close to me. I will not drive in the busy parts of Burlington. I was doing fine for the last couple…Continue
"I’m wondering the same thing Corrie. I’m at 13%GFR. People who have driven my car say it’s no wonder I bump into things - mostly concrete posts - cause I can’t see the corners of my car. Also it’s very low. It’s a…"
Hi everyone,I have been driving in Burlington to my grocery store, pharmacy. These places are very close to me. I will not drive in the busy parts of Burlington. I was doing fine for the last couple of years. Now I almost had 4 accidents that would have been my fault and caused a very bad accident. There is a lack of concentration. I have 28% kidney function and I believe that is the problem with my concentration. I do not want to drive anymore. This poses limitations and reliance on others to…See More
"Thank you Pete for all the information. It is much appreciated. I guess this may be different for everyone but at what level of kidney function will you need dialysis. I am currently at 28%.
I am also tired because I suffer from bi-polar II. I am on…"
"I am not on dialysis yet. My doctor tells me I am heading for it. I am now at 28% kidney function. I live in a house by myself. I am wondering if dialysis is something I can do by myself. I will soon be 67 years old. Am debating about moving into a…"
"Hi everyone, I was diagnosed with chronic kidney disease quite a few years ago. My kidney function is now at 28%. My kidney specialist says I am fine for now but heading for dialysis. I wanted him to tell me about the different types of dialysis. He…"
"Hi Corrie, I hope you are doing well and have been browsing the forum. I was diagnosed in March of 2011 with kidney disease. In March of 2013 I had to start dialysis. I started on hemodialysis and switched to Peritoneal…"