"Thanks for the info. Wow your Large meal is 600-700 calories, mine is 1000-1600, I am going all day usually, I burn everything off, I eat around 4 to 6 meals a day,not large meals small meals like you mentioned, take care."
"Hi Jennifer, I was on your website KidneySteps lot of good information, wow I was reading about your Mom, I have Hereditary Nephritis also it runs on my Moms side of the family, I was on dialysis for 10 years my Uncle was only other dialysis patient…"
"Hi, I believe I am doing things right, I do everything like my kidney doctors tell me to do to the letter.Thank you for the information I plan on reading your 1st book KidneySteps and logging in to your website for further kidney info. Thank you and…"
"Hi Michael, I received a cadaver kidney, that is why I had to wait so long on dialysis,I try to always eat and regularly exercise to take care of myself. I did have CMV in 2012 was in hospital for 2 weeks, kidney doctors stopped the Cellcept I was…"
"Hi Jennifer, God bless you for donating 1 of your kidney's to your Mom, I hope she is doing well, I received a kidney transplant on July 5, 2010, I feel great now, I was on dialysis for 10 years I do not miss doing dialysis treatments. My…"
"After my kidney tx in 2001, I had my office job for 2 yrs. Then I spend 4 years in a healthcare program of a AS degree. It's a very stressful and physical. Since 2006, I have worked in a healthcare field. In the first 5 yrs, it's very…"
I've never stopped working! My kindneys failed in 1976 and I started hemodialysis at the age of 22. I worked full time and went to dialysis center after work, got home at 10pm. Had my transplant in 1986 and went back to work after…"
"Hi , I had my transplant done on on 24th April this year and am planning to join back my work on 1st July. I am working in a Bank and its a back office job so no customer interaction hence should be ok. Checked with my doctor and according to him…"
I am working as a Caregiver now, since that is what I am qualified & have hands on experience doing, working just part-time now20 to 30 hours a week, I plan on going to school & studying for Bookkeeping certification, I like working…"
"I went back to work after my kidney Transplant. After 3 yrs I had to call it quits, I was getting sick often and thanks our friend preinsone my bone strayed deteriorating . Today I wish could back to work. Everybody different. If your feeling your…"
Were you a member of our Forum on http://TransplantBuddies.com ?
Where did you hear about Transplant Friends?
Are You Male or Female?
Share - which illness led up to you needing a transplant?
I had a kidney transplant due to I have ESRD.
Which Organ(s) did you receive? If you are on the waiting list, please share.
I received a Kidney.
How many years have you had your Transplant for?
1.5 years now.
I am Interested in Transplant Friends because...
to share & learn from other kidney patients that have kidney disease,kidney transplant.
Which Transplant Center has or will perform your life saving surgery?
I received my kidney transplant @ U.C.L.A. Ronald Reagan medical center in Los Angeles, California.
Share how your transplant experience changed your life?
Im so thankful every day, I was on dialysis for 10 years before I got the kidney transplant, i feel like a new person,
I am 51 years old, now I feel like 25 years old no joke, i feel great, Thank God, & all the healthcare professionals that helped along the way.
Share whatever information you want us to know about you