Time is running out..
Disaster struck, just came out of the emergency room to have my self checked out for having shortness of breath and dizziness, blood test sho...
Point of view from the USA, from both a Lupus patient and GP (I'm them)
Since the medical system in the US is irretrievably broken and I have no idea how or when it will be fixed ( and no energy left after nearly ...
Available funds or grants
Is funds available for transportation to Dialysis centers. Not eligible for Medicard....
Continuing with your job.
I was wondering if I could get some views or from personal experience regarding employment. i have a part time desk job....
This is me !!
I am 76, went through 5 different cancers, lost my kidney in 2014. I am feeling great now and so much more energy then the last 10 years....
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 ...
At my wits end, literally
I have had two Datscan tests which both confirm Parkinsonism. I have frequent falls, have barium swallow test confirming need for thickening ...
Hello everyone! A lot has happened since I last posted, so I thought I'd give an update....
I got diagnosed last year with GP after finally crashing and ending up in the ER. I had several signs prior to the crash like burning feeling...
If I’m Not Nuts By Now
” Your creatinine levels need to be maintained while on chemo, as due all of your other blood levels....
First heamo dislysis
Life can start again, anyone about to start dialysis of either CAPD or heamo it is a life changer. Hope to start home heamo training in two ...
Abdominal pain and upset stomach
My Grf is 7 and not on dialysis as my consultant feels I would only benefit from doing HD 5-6times a week so currently seeing the transplant ...
Question about dialysis treatment
I have a question my father and I are new to dialysis and right now he has a catheter in his chest so he can do dialysis I was wondering how ...
Dialysis and the list
Hello all, After being sick for about a month and a half, I landed myself in the hospital due to straining muscles in my neck from coughing/d...
Doctor is suggesting Provenge
I wrote back a few weeks ago my dads about prostrate cancer the 2 PSA blood tests came back high a 3,22 then 3.64. he suggests we start on Pr...
Hi, I am a transplant recipient since 2015. I was extremely fortunate because I got the transplant before dialysis....
60 Year old Father in ICU
My father is in an induced coma in an ICU and has been for 5 days now....
Nearing stage 5 kidney failure
Hi, I'm new here and have CKD stage 4 with type 2 diabetes. I am at the stage of having to decide which form of dialysis to go for....
Is it possible to be on dialysis at 50% ? I have a friend telling me I should have been on it already....
Confused about fluid restriction
Hi all hope you are all doing well My gfr is 7% and not on dialysis but have my fistula ready for action....
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