"Hi Mr. T
Yes -definitely cut back on the nuts. If you can I would eliminate them for a few weeks then perhaps introduce perhaps almonds but I would avoid peanuts. There are too many recalls with peanuts. There is a protein in nuts that…"
"Hello Roxeal, thank you for the information. I am post 6 mo Kidney.for the last 6-7wks, I can not get over a facial cold sore outbreak. I eat nuts almost everyday and some chocolate. I will stop eating these and see what happens. Thanks agasin…"
"I like to those who have SLE if you have had any Raynaud disease in your fingers due to the illness? If so, what type of cream r u using to keep the skin from cracking? I have a prescription from my skin dr called, Clobetasol Propionate but was told…"
"They said mine was more diabetes than the SLE when my kidneys shut down in yr of 2000. I received my transplant in 2002 n doing okay with a couple of little rejections but back on the course again. I am curious if your lupus is n…"
"What a great topic you have chosen here Roxeal! Food and supplementation is obviously an important aspect of the healing process. You are correct that many physicians do not have much information about affect of foods and supplements on…"
"While lyseine is found in many, if not all, foods, the amount can vary considerably. Many vegetarians are commonly deficient in lyseine and methionine and need to ensure that they choose foods with proper amounts of these essential amino…"
"In other words, saying , "Well, we don't recommend it, but if you want to, go ahead." A CYA (cover your ass) statement. Meanwhile, Dr Palmer tells me on the side, that if he could study five things to prevent BOS, NAC would be one of…"
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Scripps Green Hospital, La Jolla, CA
Share how your transplant experience changed your life?
I can do more now, not so tired out all the time, body is cleaner and not so toxic, can eat a lot more foods and drink more liquids. Gained back a little weight. Suppressed my lupus with the transplant medications.
Hello Roxeal, sorry I did not respond sooner, life is busy without dialysis. I do apologize but I am also new here and do not know how to upload a photo. I recommend you contact Hostess Rise, she can help. Congrats on post 2 yrs tx. I am looking at post tx Kidney of 4 mo. Take care,