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…"
I went back to work a few years after my transplant and had a full and successful career for the next 18 years. My biggest advice is to make sure that stresses and demands from your job NEVER take priority over you taking care of…"
"Hi, Thank ALL of you, thanks for the Encouragement &great response, I am little worried I have not worked full- time since 2001, that is when I had to stop working & start dialysis treatment, due to kidney failure, I do feel great Thank God,…"
"Hi.That's great you are feeling great and ready to go back to full-time.
I had my kidney transplant in december 27, 2012. I was discharged from the hospital on the 30th and sent back home on January the 10th, 2013.I asked, but received a big NO…"
I had my transplant on March 11 of this year. I went back to work as a psychotherapist about 6 weeks after transplant, about 1/3 time. Now I am 3 months post tx and I am at half time (I can set my own hours) and I feel pretty great.…"
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.
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