10 months post transplant recipient...side effects
Jenny06048 days ago
I'm 10 months post kidney transplant. Most of the past 10 months have been pretty good. No issues with my kidney which is great! H...
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MJ20179 days ago
Can you donate a kidney if you have tattues?
WYOAnne15 days ago
For you that feel like you have reached the end of your rope? Please, do not give up. A friend gave me a poem when I was first diagnosed i...
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I need support please, finding a donor is a challenge!
NeedingAdonor20 days ago
I am trying hard to find a donor for my fiance. He is a father of four, working professional and goes home to dialysis nightly. I am amazed ...
53yr old female w/ stage 3 CDK
Wendy213524 days ago
I did not realize my kidney function was low until it was just under 60. I don’t have high blood pressure, diabetes or obesity. My kidney fu...
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Has anyone here had Parathyroid Surgery?
anne62724 days agoPOPULAR
How did it go? Did it affect your transplant? Were your bones improved after surgery?
I am going in May for this surgery.
My son will be getting a transplant
acertaina month ago
Hi, my 17 year old special needs son will be submitted for transplant in May. Our hope and prayers is that I can be the donor. We live in ...
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Getting my son ready for transplant
Hi, I am new to this group. My 17 year old son will be submitted for transplant in May. Our prayer and hope is that I am his match. He is...
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Avascular Necrosis (AVN)
Huzaifa month ago
Did anyone get AVN due to drugs post transplant
Medication Side Effects - mitigating or eliminating
Donaldson0007a month ago
Hi. Can any organ recipients speak to the issues that come with the meds?
How are you combating things like hair loss from prograf, weight...
Kidney donation if prediabtic
MJ2017a month ago
Kidney transplant. Does anyone k ow if you are prediabtic can you donate a kidney?
WYOAnnea month ago
Hi everyone! We have a new HealthUnlocked member that is trying to figure out if he is the longest living kidney transplant survivor. He g...
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geneballa month ago
What is the current longest surviving transplanted kidney in the U. S.? Where was it performed and by whom?
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Anyone had a knee replacement? Any cautions or advice?
SaraEadsa month ago
I received my cadaver transplant 15 years ago and it continues to function well. My right knee, in significant pain when walking, has been ...
Glad to be a part of this community!
ClarissaR_12032016a month ago
Hello, everyone! My name is Clarissa and I live in Burlingame, CA. I received my Cadaver transplanted kidney on December 3, 2016 ~ what a ...
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Is there help paying off accumulated debt
Danswifea month ago
After my husbands transplant 12/17 we have amassed about $5,000 of medical debt from copays, deductibles, our portion and it continues to gr...
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Symptoms of Kidney expiration
Hiddena month ago
Hi my son had a kidney transplant from a deceased donor almost 10 years ago. Can anyone suggest an article on what normally happens when th...
Richard Needs A Kidney
Rich1945a month ago
Hi everyone..I’m new to this site..a little background on me...I’m 72 years old and type O blood type..
I started on dialysis January 2017 my...
Eweiperta month ago
I received a new kidney for Valentine's Day! My system is not taking myfortic very well and as such my doctor suggested a pilot study using...
Awhile back we were having a conversation, because someone had mentioned on Healthunlocked about being 20+ post transplant and was lucky ...
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9 months post kidney transplant...side effects are changing
Jenny0604a month ago
Hi all, I am 9 months post kidney transplant. My husband was my living donor and the kidney is doing awesome! However, this past month an...
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Point of view
MusaTusabe2 months ago
According to the way of the law. Am just inquiring if someone can donate a kidney to another who is not a brother sister or mother?
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National Kidney Month
pgjohnson20122 months ago
I passed out 75 orange ribbons on yesterday at work. Could get a picture of everyone but I did get a few.
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I'm also apart of a non-profit Ashes 2 Beauties Ministries, Inc. which is a supportive services for Breast Cancer patients men and women her...
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I celebrated with coworker's, friends, and family on yesterday. I chose March 8th because I had my Kidney Transplant July 8, 2015. Here are ...
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Newly Transplanted with 2nd Kidney!
FaithKidney2 months ago
Newly transplanted with my 2nd kidney just last Monday 2/26, called me in Sunday evening to do dialysis and Monday morning at 9 am I was get...
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cscudder2 months ago
Just wondering if there are any other 'survivors' of Posttransplant lymphoproliferative disease out here. Would be nice to discuss.
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I’m thankful everyday for life!
MKlug20152 months ago
I was diagnosed with CKD in 2004 as a result of hypertension. In 2014, my kidney function dropped to stage 5. On May 1, 2015 I received a ...
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Bella440552 months ago
I had a kidney transplant June 14, 2017! Thanks to my daughter JODI I am doing GREAT
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WYOAnne2 months agoPOPULAR
Prior to our move about a year and a half ago, I was a mentor and volunteer for the NKF. I would visit with kidney dialysis patients...
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