I am new here. I started in center dialysis this past March....
Stage 3 kidney disease
Anyone have SLE and kidney disease? I knew my kidneys weren't great, but [ i]I was hoping dialysis and kidney transplant were not going t...
Newbie. 41 CKD stage 4
In May of this year I learned that I have CKD, my GFR is 16, and told that I will likely be on dialysis within the next year and will need to...
Burning sick feeling
Hi all Hope you are having a good weekend and feeling ok at the moment. Need some advice, in stage 5 CKD and currently not on dialysis with g...
Need advice please gfr 16
Hi everyone.im hoping I could get some advice and help. i received my test results and my gfr has dropped to 16.....
Well I have dialysis tomorrow morning since my usual Monday treatment is Christmas day. This really sucks, getting up at 4:30 in the freezing...
What to do.
Since I found out my 2nd kidney transplant is about half damaged from the anti-rejection drug I was taking, going back on dialysis & being re...
Living on dialysis
To all of the people on dialysis count Your Blessings. Without dialysis we all know what would happen....
Just rambling and venting
My nephrologist is adamant about me getting a fistula placement for dialysis asap. He is having me apply for a program here that will help me...
Dad has stage 5 CKD
My Dad has chronic nephritis and now he is down to only 14% function which puts him at stage 5 The Dr is not suggesting dialysis, my dad i...
Blessed to be a living donor!
Hi! I’m new here.....
Depression...the ups & downs
A couple of years ago... well 2years & one month now, I was in a vulnerable, scary place, I found life unbearable & with regret I did the ult...
Praying for a miracle
Hello everyone my name is Crystal. My 15 year old son has had kidney disease since he was 2 years old....
Waiting for a Donor
Hi everyone, Just found this site today. Been on dialysis for a year now and getting worse everyday....
How to prepare for a kidney transplant?
Hello, I am new to this website and have a few questions about getting a kidney transplant. I have been on dialysis 4 years and am on two tra...
Pneumonia and sepsis
Hi everybody, my close friend, who is 48, went into hospital 12days ago very unwell and it was found that he had pneumonia and his blood wasn...
Diabetes and dialysis
I am having a lot of trouble keeping my sugars in control since I started dialysis 4 months ago. I am hungry all the time so I am eating too ...
Hi Kidney Patients!
I'm a 56 year-old man arrived at stage 5 due to Polycystic Kidney Disease. I was in denial as my GFR dropped over the years....
New kidney precipitant - 4 months post
Hi everyone, I'm new here. Nice to know this is out here!...
good morning, I'm 28 and getting ready to start my dialysis soon as my GFR has now gone down to 12%. may I ask what stage people started dial...
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