NKF for Early CKD

NKF for Early CKD

NKF for Early CKD

The National Kidney Foundation (NKF) aims to provide help and information to both renal patients and their carers. This community focuses specifically...Read more

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  • hi does alcohol have a bad effect on the kidneys I know it does the liver, its just if I consume alcohol I seem to have bad back pain a...

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  • First post. I had a terrible lower back pain for some time which was excruciating, my GP put me on 2 weeks of Celebrex and ran some blood...

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  • I have had terrible back pain for the past month. It is very uncomfortable and making me feel depressed. Is this a sympton of CKD? I am...

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    I was told a year ago that I had kidney failure, I had had the itchy ness and feeling cold for one to two years before...

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    Hello I am writing this on behalf of my husband he is Stage 4 with kidney function of 20% at last check up [do for another soon] he also...

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  • hi my name is Mandy. Over the past 24 months I have had a lot of stomach pain and gone back several times to the doctors who have referred...

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  • Hello I need some advice please. From a full blood count bloodtest can a dr. tell how your kidneys are working.Thankyou

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    My latest Kidney Function Test gives the following readings: Serum Urea 97, Serum Creatinine 1.9, Serum Uric Acid 5.9, BUN 45.2, Sodium 14...

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  • Been to see kidney specialist, my BMI is 41.3 and need to lose weight down to BMI of 38 towards having a kidney transplant. Any tips and...

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  • Any one else here with this condition

  • about 7 years ago,i was having an ultrasound check on a calcified abdominal aorta. A cat scan followed as my right kidney needed checking...

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  • Hi just looking for some advice so I know i'm not on my own. I am at stage 5 staring haemodiaysis next week. I am on the list for a SPK...

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  • Hi all, I had a right nephrectomy 2 months ago due to CCRC. I noticed prior to operation my urine was smelling horribly, but I thought it...

  • Hi everyone, ive just been told i have mild chronic kidney disease, stages 1and 2. I have recently had a baby and while I was pregnant I had...

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  • Hi, I know how you feel. I went to see a consultant for another problem and was told that I have developed CKD3a and that my kidneys were...

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