Whitewolf6 hours ago
Anyone know what Bilateral perinephric stranding is?
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Mind going - can't communicate properly
Selfesteem2 days ago
I can't speak more than a few words without losing the thread especially over the phone - I am only able to communicate slowly and prefer wr...
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hankshardscapes3 days ago
Hi everyone, im new here, I have concerns with my numbers and my Doctors says everything looks fine. I don't want him to just blow me off ti...
Do I have CKD?
kumar23334 days ago
Does walking reduces the Serum Creatinine?
If I walk daily for one hour my Creatinine is getting reduced.
It was 1.2 then 1 then .9 currently ...
Dialysis & after effects
shattock4 days ago
I have started Dialysis recently (about 3 weeks ago} and am having some rather unpleasant effects. I have extreme wind which is accompanied...
conchy5 days ago
Hi every one there .can one live with untreated UTI for 3 years?
Good US hospitals
Betsysue20025 days ago
I know there are all kind of hospital lists and who knows which are beter lists than others but ive found one that you may be interested in ...
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CKD or aging kidneys
Maalaa6 days ago
This is continuation of my earlier post . I forgot to write my creatinine levels . They have been 1.2, 1.1 and 1.0
CKD or not?
Shawn1237 days ago
6 months ago I had a blood test which came back saying I had a gfr of 65 and my creatinine was 1.5.
I saw a nephrologist who said I should ...
CKD or aging kidneys?
Maalaa7 days ago
I am 68 years old . In mid oct my eGFR was accidentally discovered to be 43 . Retest in middec, early jan and mid feb showed eGFR 49, 55 and...
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tranted8 days agoPOPULAR
My blood test in December 17 showed gfr 65 and creatinine 83. In Jan 18 gfr 62 and creatinine 87. I paid privately for a kidney scan and t...
eGFR 39/40 but GP doesn't seem concerned.
Tricot8 days ago
My husband returned to GP yesterday with results of abdomen/kidney ultrasound which showed kidneys slightly shrunk 8cms, cortical thickness ...
Preparing for Dialysis
JOJOSMITH12310 days ago
My mom was diagnosed with stage 4 CKD back in November. She is now stage 5 with a egrf 8. She has had a call this morning from the renal nur...
CKD Stage 3B
Sdtagoo14 days agoPOPULAR
My GFR has varied from 28 to 40 for the past 5 years. I lost 33 lbs. But need to lose 10-15 lbs. more. My creatine has varied between 1.6 ...
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Stage 3 ckd and gout problems
whooodaman15 days ago
i have stage three ckd and have been at that stage since 2007. I have had the odd gout attack over the years and am on 100mg per day.
Jennymiddle16 days ago
Hi can anyone help answer a question for me please. I recently had a blood test and my potassium levels are 5.5 so need to re test on Monday...
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zephbe16 days ago
new here--diagnosed with stage 3A--will go to kidney smart class tomorrow at Davita. interested in rice diet
CKD or Just aging
Freddie4318 days agoPOPULAR
Hi this is my first post on this site. I have recently been diagnosed with stage 3A CKD. My gfr ranging from 51 to 58. My question is have I...
Leroy319 days ago
Is there a stem cell procedure to treat CKD? Is one in the works?
Is anyone on a statin?
Grams7019 days agoPOPULAR
Is anyone taking statins and if so what statin are you taking? What statins are more kidney friendly compared to others? I have stage 3 ckd ...
Another Tool to Add to Your Toolbelt
Mr_Kidney24 days ago
I have often talked about websites that help you understand lab values/testing, medications prescribed, and kidney-friendly recipes. Anothe...
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NEW TITLE, SAME HELPFUL ADVICE
Mr_Kidneya month ago
I was recently asked and accepted the opportunity to become an NKF Ambassador.
This may mean that I'll have to post more often so I offer my ...
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Facebook V's email
notgriffina month ago
Whats Facebook? just found this site it looks good. It says its closing down and go to Facebook. You guessed I'm an oldie but had email for ...
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Leroy3a month ago
I have CKD3 and had been taking multi-vitamins until I realized they have ingredients I should not be taking. I'm taking dialysis vitamins ...
Post nephrectomy problems
Patricia-zacatina month ago
This is my first time on this site and would love to hear from anyone else who has had this problem. I had my left kidney removed two-and-a-...
Co q10 enzyme.has it helped kidney function?
Peri5a month ago
I just wanted to ask if anyone is taking co q10 enzyme.iv read that it is helpful for maintaining kidney function.is it well tolerated?iv he...
Thirza1a month ago
I have previously been on steriods
In witch I gained 3 stone in weight
I have had to have them 3 times now at 60 mg a day for several mon...
I have stage 3 Kidney Disease and would like any information that would be helpful to me
Gary7a month ago
Stage 3 Kidney Disease
Antihypertensives and high Bp
Beanbag5a month ago
I’m just looking what doses of different antihypertensive medications people are on? Whether that be calcium channel blockers (amlodopin...
Chinese treatment of CKD
motolasa month ago
I have early stage 4 CKD. My previous note was incomplete. Has anyone gone to China for treatment? They indicate they can reduce creatinine ...
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