Pain on left side
Keke39a day ago
My daughter had biopsy six months ago, should she be having pain on her left side?
Foamy urine for 3 weeks
HankyPankya day ago
Hi: Unable to comprehend the reason of foamy urine, more in the mornings. I drink about 6-7 litres a day. Pathology below, looks okay to me....
Chest Pain with CKD
aj25812 days ago
Does anyone have chest pain with CKD? I took some Tylenol but it’s not helping does anyone experience these symptoms?
Swollen foot and legs.
fish3204 days ago
Hi friends, I am on dialysis now for the past two weeks. I dialysis Mon, Wed and Friday. My foot and legs are swollen up to a little bit abo...
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Redsong4 days ago
I am new to ckd and this forum. Aged 49, gfr 54 and otherwise healthy. Low cholesterol, normal weight, blood pressure fine. I need to go bac...
Margie59675 days ago
I have seasonal allergies.
I would typically take decongestants however I am so paranoid about taking anything that dehydrates me.
I drink ple...
First visit to Nephrologist
itzmich5 days ago
What will they do on my first visit?? I have been diagnosed with 3b ckd. I am overwhelmed, should my husband come with me? I'm assuming m...
CKD and alcohol.
Margie59676 days ago
I am stable CKD 3A.
I have limited my alcohol.
I drink 64 oz. of water a day.
I walk five miles a day. 5 days a week.
I know it causes dehydrati...
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Great Article on Fixing Issues Dilemmas with Your Doctor
Bet1176 days ago
Great article from Consumer Reports by Cathy Winters.
Good suggestions on how to best communicate with your doctor.
Thought I would ...
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Mkrug8177 days ago
I’ve been having heart palpitations for a while now...ER thinks it may be kidneys due to creatinine levels. Have to do more testing. So far ...
SamuelChin7 days ago
Protein in Urine: 0.3 g/L, Blood in Urine: none, Creatinine at 83, which gives an eGFR of 106. Spot BP: 135/84. HbA1c = 6.2 (pre-diabetic)
New to CKD w/ Anxiety
Guy27 days ago
Hi, I’m fairly new to CKD. I am a 42 yr old male, no wife or kids, diagnosed last yr w/ Stage 2, Hypertensive Nephrosclerosis w/ long term u...
Finding out whats wrong with me
Kat4218 days ago
Elevated anion Gap, GFR low 56, B12 elevated 1701, hemoglobin high, haematocrit high and MCH High. My doctor doesn't seem to think any of th...
My Situation so far...
SamuelChin8 days ago
I am 34.
I had a spot urine check in China two weeks ago. It showed that I got 3+ protein leak, 1+ blood leak, and some "red" and "white" bl...
Lab Results (1)
aj25818 days ago
Hey guys.. my first set of lab results my creatinine is 1.58 and GFR 39. Any advice for me? I have been following a diet, is there any good ...
I'm 44 years old with Her of 56 and a Creatinine of 1.44 does this seem bad?
Prayers9 days ago
I lost because I don't have anyone to ask.
Just got my urine results in my mailbox without an explanation - help?
Sarahdottir11 days ago
Hi everyone, my doctor discovered in a blood test that I had a GFR of 63 (I'm only 37 years old), then I did an ultrasound, which was perfec...
Dropped from gfr 56, cr 1.3 to GFR 46 Creatinine 1.9 in 30 days
socalnative12 days agoPOPULAR
Just curious, 50 year old female, healthy. Bloodwork showed oddity above, when all markers were above normal yearly.
Met with Ne...
Gallbladder issues n Kidney issues
DIY1212 days ago
Had abdominal pain and an ultrasound was ordered in March 2018.They thought it was a polyp but then said Gallbladder sludge and small sto...
aj258112 days ago
Hey guys, does fish make anyone else nauseous? I cooked salmon last night and during the night I felt like throwing up. Last time I cooked i...
Blood test results
SeaVee7913 days ago
Hello! I just happened across your group while searching for info, I'm in the thyroid group. I just had some bloods done due to chronic fati...
aj258114 days ago
Hey everyone. I am at stage 3 CKD. I am having trouble following the diet because I am in graduate school, my days are so busy. Does anyone ...
Socky14 days ago
Hi everyone, I need some advice. I don’t know if I should disclose my medical condition to my employer. I was recently diagnosed with with C...
I've had a Urinary Tract Infection for 7 months now what can I do to stop it?
Unetix14 days ago
It hurt extremely bad when I pee and a while after I went to the doctor sometime in June and it went away for a week and came right back. I ...
aj258115 days ago
Hey everyone, does anyone have the itching in stage 3 CKD? I have been really itchy and have been using cortisone. Also if any one wants to ...
Loss of Appetite
aj258118 days ago
Hey guys I was having real bad nausea last night and this morning, also feeling dizzy. I had complete loss of appetite. I have a drs appoint...
Fruits and vegetables
orangecity4118 days ago
Link for fruits and vegetables low in potassium. Check with your dietitian or Doctor for further guidance....
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itzmich18 days ago
Can't seem to get an appointment any time soon and I'm worried. What is the kidney doctor "really" going to do? My GP is testing my blood ...
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Confused: GFR 63 but perfect ultrasound
Sarahdottir19 days agoPOPULAR
Hi there, totally new to this. Hadn't heard of a GFR or CKD before I did a general blood test as part of a check-up. I'm 37 and my GFR was a...
First Appointment Today
aj258120 days ago
Hey guys today is my first appointment with a Nephrologist, I got out of the hospital last Thursday and they diagnosed me with stage 3 CKD w...
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