"Hi Rebekah! I am 5 years out from a liver tx. I eat everything but grapefriut and oysters. I was asked not to garden ever--which is fine by me as I hate yard work anyway! I mask up to scoop poop and try to stay away from strong…"
"Hi Michele. I had a liver transplant 5 years ago. I have terrible discoloration around my ankles. Mine is from venous reflux. I had venous ablation to correct the problem, but the discoloration will never go away---goodbye dresses, shorts, crop…"
Please join our group and share any experience you have had dealing with infections -rejections. When sharing please mention the type of transplant that you had.This is the place to discuss EBV, CMV, BK virus and rejection and whatever information you think would help others. Thank youSee More
"Jay, you are also like Laurel and I as your doctor recommended the pills you take. Those of us with liver transplants also have to worry about our kidneys for the same reason you do. I was just saying that I don't take things that my doctor…"
"I had a liver transplant and since all pills are broken down by the liver, I don't want to put any unnecessary work on it. I take ONLY what my doctors tell me to take. So fish oil, flax, and all the rest of the vitamins and supplements may…"
"Stu, My tx team is like yours. I go most everywhere, eat out (except for buffets), and pretty much live my life. My friends and family are great about staying away when they're sick, and I have the common sense to stay away from sick people.…"
"I am 5 yrs out from my liver transplant. I just had my yearly body check from my dermatologist. She told me that she has some prograf patients that come in weekly to have skin cancers removed (like 6 to 8 a month). I've been lucky so far, but…"