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Welcome to the National Kidney Foundation's Transplant Community! Whether you have had a transplant, are waiting for a transplant, or are a family/friend/caregiver, here you will find a safe and supportive space where you can share your experiences, ask questions, and get answers that are accurate and up to date. Fueled by passion and urgency, NKF is a lifeline for all people affected by kidney disease. As pioneers of scientific research and innovation, NKF focuses on the whole patient through the lens of kidney health. Relentless in our work, we enhance lives through action, education and accelerating change.
The Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation
Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation is the charity that gives help and hope to people affected by lung cancer. The charity has two aims - supporting people living with lung cancer and saving lives. Working closely with lung cancer nurses we provide information, run lung cancer support groups and offer telephone and online support. We fund research, campaign for better treatment and care for people who have lung cancer. We raise awareness of the importance of early diagnosis. Our lung cancer prevention work helps people to quit smoking and encourages young people not to start smoking.
Lung Conditions Community Forum
Welcome to Asthma + Lung UK's Lung conditions community forum which is a place for you to share your experience and hear from other people to support you with whatever question you have about lung conditions. There are over 50,000 members on the forum so chances are, someone has been where you are.
National Foundation for Transplants
At the National Foundation for Transplants, our goal is to ensure that transplant patients are given every opportunity to fully enjoy the gift of life. Since 1983, NFT has offered fundraising support and expertise to transplant patients across the country. In that time, we have helped generate nearly $65 million to assist patients in need.
Lung Cancer Support
The Lung Cancer Support community is an online peer to peer support network run by the GO2 Foundation for Lung Cancer, the place where everyone impacted by lung cancer finds personalized care, powerful connections, and purposeful collaboration—uniting around shared goals to empower people, increase survival, drive innovative research, and transform the future of lung cancer. If you are in need of our personalized services, please call our helpline at 1-800-298-2436
Small Cell Lung Cancer Support
The Small Cell Lung Cancer Support Community is a peer support network run by the [GO2 Foundation for Lung Cancer](https://go2foundation.org/), the place where people impacted by small cell lung cancer can connect, learn, and find hope and support. We are focused on understanding and meeting the needs of the small cell lung cancer community from diagnosis through treatment and on to survivorship. Your needs are important – Click [HERE](https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/QDFNG7R) to take the Small Cell Lung Cancer Survey: Understanding Your Needs To learn more about Small Cell Lung Cancer, Click [HERE](https://go2foundation.org/what-is-lung-cancer/types-of-lung-cancer/small-cell-lung-cancer/) and explore the GO2 Foundation Small Cell Lung cancer education materials, videos, and more. Through our Small Cell Lung Cancer Initiative, we have dedicated and knowledgeable staff to answer questions and provide resources to you whether you are a patient, caregiver, or loved one. If you would like personalized support, treatment information, clinical trial assistance, or if you just have questions, please call our helpline at 800-298-2436 or email at support@GO2foundation.org
PBCers Organization is a community dedicated to providing reliable primary biliary cholangitis (PBC) information and offer support to its members. Topics discussed include symptoms, medication, diet, personal experiences, transplant and anything else PBC related.
Living with Interstitial Lung Disease (ILD)
The CHEST Foundation is the patient-focused philanthropic arm for the American College of Chest Physicians. Our mission is to champion lung health by supporting clinical research, community service, and patient education. We’re dedicated to helping you better understand your condition and the treatment options available. When it comes to crushing lung disease, we all have to work together. That’s why we’ve made it our mission to become the bridge builders between patients, their caregivers, and the health-care professionals who treat them. From educational resources to community support, your journey toward better lung health starts here. The CHEST Foundation Community on HealthUnlocked serves as a safe space for patients diagnosed with interstitial lung disease and individuals affected by ILD. Whether you are an individual who has been diagnosed, a care-partner, family member, or friend, we hope this community is a safe and supportive place for you to share your experiences and find information and support.
Asthma Community Forum
Welcome to Asthma + Lung UK's asthma community forum (previously Asthma UK) which is a place for you to share your experience and hear from other people to support you with whatever question you have about your asthma. There's over 17000 people on the forum, so chances are, someone has been where you are.
Nutrition and Yoga for Health
Holistic health pioneer, yoga teacher and author, Ciara Jean Robert brings you this community. Her wish is to share with you helpful tools on your own unique journey. With a previous background in credit risk, banking, Ciara understands the stresses that can partner corporate life, She successfully transitioned 10 years ago to running her own business, Wholly Aligned. That transition was prompted by her precious first kidney transplant beginning to move through a rejection process and eventual failure. Using nutrition, yoga and inspiring story she has gathered through her own lived experience with her kidneys, she wishes to help you awaken your inner physician. Dwell in all possibilities. Ciara received the gift of a second kidney transplant in October 2019. And is currently embarked inward writing Book 2. Weaving in the incredible experiences of healing and integration, from the impact our words carry, to the influence the quality of breath has on how we feel, to hw a deeply embodied sense of being, is truly what opens up one's mind to the magic of life. Being alive. In sacred recalibration. She is a qualified Naturopathic Nutritional Therapist, a highly experienced yoga professional and writer. And also a big hearted human with an absolute love of life. Live your life each and every day. Dream big, live hopefully. Sign up to her mailing list and learn more on her website in the contact detail section.