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living kidney donor card

hello my name alfarobi.how get living kidney donor card.thanks

National Kidney donor conference 2020

Hello all you fellow donors. The first annual National Kidney Donor Advocate Con...

Turned Down By USC!!!

I am beyond frustrated and upset! Well, my case was being presented at USC yest...

Going through the Donating Process in Southern CA

I went through two solid days of tests and seeing medical people from 7:30 a.m. ...

BIG NEWS!

NKF recently announced its collaboration with HHS & @ASN on the Public Awareness...

Have you heard about the Voucher Program?

I think the general public doesn’t realize that transplanted kidneys have a limi...

2014 story of my living kidney donation to my fraternity brother. If I can do it, you can to. Rewarding and humbling experience.

Hello- If you are interested in learning more about my experience as a living do...

Considering being a donor

Hello, How do I decide I want to be a donor for a woman in my community? She vol...

Talking to Spouse about donation

I'm going through the process to do a non directed donation. I'm healthy, 37, s...

Emotional support?

Hi I’m a living donor for my mother for a kidney transplant which is scheduled i...

Donating if really early cancer is real and is removed

I MIGHT have very, very, very early onset of cancer in my upper lung. Therefore,...

Back pain

I donated my kidney to my son about 4 weeks ago. I do not fell good still. My qu...

Awaiting date for operation

Hi There, I am donating a kidney soon to a friend via the kidney share programm...

Daughter to father transplant

Hi, I want to donate to my father who is a ESRD patient, not yet on dialysis. He...

Online Free Course, videos, for Kidney Transplant professionals

Open Culture has a course that starts today for medical people going into transp...

Donated a kidney 3 days ago

I just donated to my nephew. I’m feeling pretty good now but wondering what to r...

Athlete/meds/ "gas shoulder" post surgery?

I read, here, about \"gas pain\" in shoulder post surgery. What causes it and di...

I am giving my kidney, soon.

I am giving my kidney, soon. Anyone out there a DONOR? I prefer intense exercise...

Kidney X

The newest competition from Kidney_X, #PatientInnovatorChallenge, is a collabora...

Nurse Thank You

Did any of you that donated do something special afterwards for your nurses? I ...

I have Ulcerative Colitis, want to give to mom.

I am in remission for 5+ years of Ulcerative Colitis (UC), and I was denied bein...

Nutrition for health

The question comes up about what should one eat to stay healthy especially for u...

Looking for ways to find a kidney donor

I have polycystic kidney disease myself, but I’m actually writing in regards to...

Live kidney donation

Hello all just an update on where I’m at in the process I’m now at the tests sta...

Twitching pain in stomach

Hi, After my kidney donation i am having a twitching pain in my kidney removed s...

4 years down the road

four years down the road after my transplant, and am still going strong, just go...

Up and About After Surgery?

For those who donated a kidney to a loved one, doing dual surgeries at the same ...

Go Ask Lori!

I am going to be a kidney donor to my older brother, hopefully this summer. I a...

Hospital Gown

Did any of you donors bring your own gown to the hospital? If so, what restric...

What kinds of tasks might I need help with after donating?

I am over 70 and live alone. I am nearing the end of the donor evaluation proce...
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