High fistula flow...
Mgt8a month ago
Hi there fellow dialysis folks,
I've just come back from my post fistlaplasty scan to find that my flow rate is really high at 3500 and that ...
RESTRICTIONS MAY BE COMING ON HOME DIALYSIS
Mr_Kidneya month ago
Those doing any form of Home Hemodialysis may have an issue with the US government paying for more than 3 treatments each week even when pre...
I,m new here
doreencooka month ago
Hi everyone. I have been on dialysis for two years I do P D during the night everynight for 8 hours. The machine is ok and I am dealing with...
being active in the community
Dkgus53a month ago
It's difficult some times to miss activities because of doing five days of dialysis weekly.
we can schedule around the activities but it's st...
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Burning sick feeling
Charlene_Coxhead2 months agoPOPULAR
Hope you are having a good weekend and feeling ok at the moment.
Need some advice, in stage 5 CKD and currently not on dialysis with gf...
poppydolly2 months ago
Got The Call 2.30 Saturday morning. Total shock is I was not aware that I had been activated on the List. Found out later that it had happen...
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sakinah1112 months ago
Just feel so alone and fed up right now.
I feel like I'm being ignored everywhere and no worries me really understands what I'm goin...
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Dkgus532 months ago
I am a 63 white female waiting for a transplant. Have been doing home hemo dialysis for almost three years. Ma on Henry Ford Hospital tra...
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gorditabx792 months ago
Hello there everyone my name is Rebecca I’m new to this and wanted to introduce myself, I’m from Bronx ny but live in Amarillo Texas, I’ve b...
How Might THE CHRONIC CARE ACT Affect People on Home Dialysis?
Mr_Kidney2 months ago
Received this a short time ago and thought I'd pass along the information for those on Home Dialysis or those thinking about Home Dialysis. ...
Heamo newby. Dizzy, headache, nausea and vomitting. Help?
HelenaBucket2 months ago
Hi. I'm Helen. I'm 43, diabetic and have just started HD 5 sessions ago. I am still passing urine so my consultant has prescribed two three ...
fashiongee3 months ago
Hi I was wondering if anyone had any suggestions. I work 3 days a week and my partner works full time due to this our joint income is above ...
Confused about fluid restriction
Charlene_Coxhead3 months ago
Hi all hope you are all doing well
My gfr is 7% and not on dialysis but have my fistula ready for action. For the last 15months I've been on ...
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Wondering about Social Life in HD Centers
lincoln533 months ago
I am 64-year-old man with a long history of dealing with CKD and dialysis. I started doing peritoneal dialysis in 2005 and continued...
First 6 months on pd dialysis
Ricmed3 months ago
I just hit my first 6 months on pd dialysis.
I am still working as a car salesman long hrs on my feet. I'm not sure how much longer I can d...
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Dialysis in İstanbul
drturk3 months ago
I am a dialysis doctor in Turkey, I have two dialysis center in İstanbul and I am the president of association of dialysis center...
Why am I here part 2.
Dorika3 months ago
Good morning Everyone,
Due to my promise, I give you an outline of what happened earlier this week.
On Monday I looked around at the Dialysis ...
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Why am I here?
Dorika4 months ago
I have just joined, I planning to work at the dialysis unit. I am a registered adult nurse.
I wanted to know about you, about th...
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Update on my dialysis session today
sakinah1114 months ago
Absolute nightmare. The pain I was experiencing was agonising and could not go through with the session. Only half an hour. I actually bro...
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Severe bladder spasms during dialysis!!
Sorry but another rant. Still going through struggle of bladder spasms been referred to urologist appointment on Tuesday by ...
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I've told nurses enough time I need a bed cos of my spinal osteomalacia abs they give me a pict mobile Clair again after yet again I told th...
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Daily Rant 😡😖
I've come into dialysis unit after being pressured to come in early I get here and bed and machine not even ready. I hate waiting in waitin...
Travel long haul
Soneram4 months ago
I'm on PD dialysis over night shortly traveling from England to America. I have restless legs and find it hard to sit for long plus leg cram...
Acute kidney failure
H-e-l-g-a4 months ago
I am new to this post. Have acute kidney failure. Trying some medications first, but if they don't work, dialysis. I am very apprehensive ab...
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Bad dialysis day
Had really bad dialysis session yesterday. Nurse said she was taking out only 1.6l.
After 2 and half hours started feeling really dizzy ...
Dialysis journeys three times a week boring but necessary !!!
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Dialysis Ups and Downs
Just a daily rant.
Been on dialysis now since December. I'm better than I was last year but it still taking its toll on me.
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My legs pain with throbbing,pulling, crawling, creeping
Chungdak4 months ago
Hi all, I'm back.
I have been on PD for 14 months, in April this year My red blood cells and blood pressure were suddenly became low but at t...
First heamo dislysis
Philipjm4 months ago
Hello all, went into hospital for a fistulagram this morning, all went ok, just about to have a cup of tea and told I did not have time as I...
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Chequers4 months ago
Hi I am just about to start dialysis and feeling extremely anxious about it.
Just a simple question at the moment can you bathe with the peri...
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