"Dear India and Steve,
I hope your waiting will soon come to an end and you both will be blessed with the perfect gift. My heart goes out to you as I remember how hard it was waiting in poor health for my transplant. May you both find sources of…"
"Hi all. My name is Steve andI have been listed at NY-Presbyterian/Columbia since July 2012. After suffering a cardiac arrest in February, I have been elevated to status 1B from status 2. I am now waiting for a hospital bed in a specialized unit or…"
I am sorry that you have had such a difficult time with the CMV and your kidney trouble. I hope that if you do get another kidney, it will not be too long, and it will be like starting anew, a blank slate that will not be filled in…"
"Mark, I already asked them about this. I was told that everyone has cmv in them. It is usually idle and doesn't cause a problem. The first time I got it was when I had 2 rejections early on and my wbc got down under 3. …"
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I am so glad that you joined here as well:) Pre transplant you can seek a nutrtionist for help and guidance you with proper food intake. What you eat plays a big role in everything. If you take two people who have been exposed to chemicals, I would believe the person who ate healthy foods would be in better health than the person who did not eat well. There are many factors that go into ones health of course.
Just avoiding chemicals within your home is a start. Can you use natural cleaning products now?