"Thanks for the post!
I've had ckd for 18 years now - I'm 31 - and have been lucky enough to not be on dialysis yet but I've had other opsticals. I myself have seen the silver lining to kidney disease. Some days though, I have trouble…"
"Thank you for sharing Kim,As I have said elsewhere, that your attitude is everything when you go into this. I was just very delighted that much of what I had been taught at the clinic by PD nurses was all true. That don't mean I don't have…"
I've been reading some on your comments and, I'm not at the dialysis stage yet, but it is good to get your prospective out of it. I am also happy to see your positive outlook on life with a ckd; i feel much the same (most of…"
"Thank you. And I truly mean, thank you. With all the support I have it's actually sort of healing to read these responses and see that I am not alone. I'm not sure why it took me so long to connect with other people with kidney diseases…"
As I have said elsewhere, that your attitude is everything when you go into this. I was just very delighted that much of what I had been taught at the clinic by PD nurses was all true. That don't mean I don't have a few challenges in life (for sure) just no problems with dialysis to date. And as you have so rightly stated that our problems and challenges do tend to shape our view differently than if we had not had them.
I really like the Kidney Connect community here and I hope to be sharing more thoughts and posts along the journey. Thank you so much for taking time to write to me and comment.