Good Day All3 years and 4 months of dialysis may finally be at an end. Received a kidney transplant on March 24, 2017 from cadaver. Now healing and waiting for kidney to take over. Many thanks to…Continue
Good Day Thanks to wildmojo and others for making me aware that my wife is my caregiver and I need to consider what she has given up. After 40+ years of marriage, we are like an old pair of well worn…Continue
I am in my third year of dialysis and hope to be added to the transplant list shortly. Luckily my transition to dialysis occurred when I reached retirement age. Problems with drainage and catheter placement delayed my starting with home Peritoneal dialysis. Hemodialysis three times a week for first year and change. Kept trying for the home Peritoneal. Finally on third attempt I was able to start home Peritoneal using the twin bag system. 4 exchanges a day. Seven days a week. 30 to 45 minutes…Continue
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While laughing at antics of my cat chasing a piece of tissue paper, i noticed how good I felt. I went to www.gocomics.com and checked out couple of comic strips I liked and again got some laughs. Made me remember the laughing fit watching "The Hallelujah Trail" movie that made me fall of my seat. I couldn't stop laughing?
My comics that I check now are B.C.; Dogs of C Kennel; Garfield; Andy Capp.
What has given you…Continue
As we come to the end of another year and reflect, I am thankful to my team for making my life better. It is a rather large group that helps me to move forward. So many behind the scenes ...Technicians, doctors. registrars, lab technicians, radiologists, and the many nurses who have cared for us, family, friends and the light of my life .. my wife Heather.
Thank you to my wife for the countless times you have picked me up, dusted me off and moved me forward. Thank you for…Continue
Whoo Hoo! Holidays are coming. Holidays are coming. Cookies, chips, dip, deviled eggs, CHOCOLATE, cake, tarts, fruit cake. Ham, Yams. Mashed, roasted, baked and scalloped potatoes. Special drinks. Egg Nog. Turkey. Hors d'oeuvres. Yum. Pig out time!
Pardon dear? What do you mean "dream"? Remember I am diabetic and have renal disease? But. but Someone has to eat this ... that be ME! Pain?…Continue