Corrie Smid
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  • Burlington, ON
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driving

Started this discussion. Last reply by shirleymac on Tuesday. 2 Replies

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

learning how to navigate this forum

Started this discussion. Last reply by Sharri Stull Anderson Sep 20. 1 Reply

Hi everyone, I have chronic kidney disease and would like to find out more information.CorrieContinue

 

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shirleymac replied to Corrie Smid's discussion driving
"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…"
Tuesday
MrsCora replied to Corrie Smid's discussion driving
"I didn't drive much when I was in ESRD and not at all for the year I was on dialysis. So I agree with you - it's not your imagination."
Oct 14
Corrie Smid posted a discussion

driving

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
Oct 14
Pete Sneet and Corrie Smid are now friends
Oct 4
Corrie Smid posted a status
"I am just wondering how you can combine a diabetic diet with a diet for chronic kidney disease. My sugar level is where it should be."
Oct 4
Corrie Smid left a comment for Irene Rowinski
"Hi Irene. I am also new to this forum. I absolutely love your profile picture. It seems to me that you must love cats as I do. I have 2 cats that I adore."
Oct 4
Corrie Smid replied to The Kidney Foundation of Canada's discussion Introduce Yourself!
"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…"
Oct 4
Corrie Smid left a comment for Denise
"Thank you Denise. So far I am liking this forum."
Oct 4
Denise left a comment for Corrie Smid
"Hi Corrie. My name is Denise. I live in Ontario. Glad to meet you"
Oct 4
Corrie Smid replied to The Kidney Foundation of Canada's discussion Introduce Yourself!
"Just wondering how you balance a diabetic diet with a diet for kidneys. Are there specialized dieticians for this. I live in Burlington."
Oct 3
Corrie Smid replied to Denise's discussion Hemo dialysis at home
"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…"
Oct 3
Corrie Smid updated their profile
Oct 3
Corrie Smid posted a status
"I actually live in Burlington. Are there any support groups there. Still learning how to navigate this forum."
Oct 3
Corrie Smid left a comment for Sharri Stull Anderson
"Thank you Sharri for replying to me. What is the difference between hemodialysis and peritoneal?"
Oct 3
Corrie Smid replied to The Kidney Foundation of Canada's discussion Introduce Yourself!
"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…"
Oct 3
Sharri Stull Anderson replied to Corrie Smid's discussion learning how to navigate this forum
"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…"
Sep 20

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At 3:26 on October 4, 2017, Denise said…
Hi Corrie.
My name is Denise.
I live in Ontario.
Glad to meet you
At 10:06 on September 9, 2017, Corrie Smid said…

I am not sure how to navigate this forum.

 
 
 

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