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Kidney Transplant Patient Support

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Coming out of lockdown safely

Hello everyone, I haven’t been on after I had my transplant in 2018. Since then...

Moderna

Hi I got my first dose of Moderna and was thankful that I had no symptoms! My s...

UTI

I just passed my 2 year milestone but have been having repeated UTI’s which one ...

Peripheral Neuropathy in feet

Hi everyone. I have painful , numb feet due to PN for about a year. Did not impr...

Creatinine

So my creatinine has jumped up and GFR dropped like 40 points. So I took two bl...

Itching skin

Hi I had my transplant in 2018 I was wondering does anyone suffer with itching I...

Rejection

I took blood tests to see what’s going on with my kidney. I was told a biopsy w...

Only water fasting after renal transplantation. How long is safe?

Has anybody done only water fasting for over 24 hours after kidney transplant? I...

COVID-19

My two year transplant anniversary is coming up. As careful as I was I got COVI...

Kidney Beam: A free wellbeing resource for kidney peeps

Hi All, Kidney Beam is based in the UK, set up by the renal physiotherapy team a...

Post-transplant Care in Guam?

Hello, is anybody in this community aware of the availability of post-transplant...

Food No No’s

Has anyone been told to not eat hot dogs? I think the only food I remember not t...

Hair loss

Hi , my daughter has always had hair loss with the drugs she has to take but las...

Hello! My father is a CKD patient and unfortunately just had Herpes(eyelid & scalp). Acyclovir was prescribed. Is it safe for him?

The dermatologist prescribed the meds and asked to further check with the Nephro...

A warning to older men on dialysis and those who have had transplants

I am 68 years old and had a transplant in 2016. Previous to this I was on perito...

Missed heart beats

Hi I'm 20month post transplant & wondering does anyone suffer with heart palpita...

Kidney Beam. A free exercise platform for kidney peeps!

Hi All, Sharing this with you - all are welcome to join and sign up. It is funde...

Blood test results are confusing

So I’m two years post transplant and I have BK virus. I received blood results y...

Sharing my kidney story and much more! Tedx talk! Enjoy.

Hello Kidney transplant community. Filmed up in Glasgow in October - less than t...

Surgeries

Interesting how my transplant is doing great. However, after 10 months I had an...

Labs

15 months past transplant and now I go for labs every three months. Hoping ever...

Sleeping

I am having issues with sleep. After I take my morning meds I feel better with a...

Acyclovir, shingles, kidney transplant

A few weeks ago I had shingles. I was put on acyclovir 800mg 5x a day. Then, fro...

Routine lab draws and risk of coronavirus

Hi, How is everyone doing their routine blood draws these days? I'm a kidney and...

Kidney

My mom needs a kidney Please help me

Medication Query

Hi Can anyone on here tell me if they've been diagnosed with Arterial Scelrosis ...

Terrified of Transplant

Hi all, I was diagnosed with PKD at 22 and am due to need a transplant in appr...

Mental health issues

Well it’s almost 2 years ago since my transplant. With everything that went wron...

caring for someone with transplant and work life balance

Hi everybody Im starting reduced hours 8am to 2pm but is not going to last forev...

I need help

I am 18 years old and currently attending university. However, the program that ...
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