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Cryptogenic Liver Cirrhosis & Hepatopulmonary synd...
Hi All, I'm 26, was diagnosed with liver cirrhosis 2yrs ago and put on the transplant list a year ago (it's...More
Posted by laurenb87
liver transplant
I have just been placed on transplant list, my MELD score is 18, I have had Lupus for about 25 years. I got...More
Posted by lana0254
I'm New
Hi everybody. I'm 54 and had a Liver transplant on 1/1/14. I'm looking forward to using this site.
Posted by fleeback
Prednisone after transplant
I'm a grade 3 chronic kidney disease patient approaching dialysis. If I ever need a transplant, my daughter...More
Posted by An_255048
Post liver transplant, is a single beer once or tw...
Not an alcoholic, have not drank in the past 12 months, had a transplant 3 mo ago, doing great.sometimes in the...More
Posted by dontkr
OTHER MESSAGE BOARDS SEEM TO BE DOWN FOR DAYS?
ANYONE ELSE HAVING TROUBLES? TIFFMore
DON'T TAKE YOUR ORGANS TO HEAVEN...HEAVEN KNOWS WE NEED THEM HERE !!
Posted by oldtiff47
Raising Awareness in honor of my sister
https://www.facebook.com/Belle545 please like this page and spread the wordMore
Posted by psychgurl5
Ginger after transplantation...
Hello all, I had a kidney/pancreas transplant on 9/20/2013 and I know that the dietitian said to stay...More
Posted by Babydonut2013

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Ginger after transplantation...
Hello all, I had a kidney/pancreas transplant on 9/20/2013 and I know that the dietitian said to stay...More
Posted by Babydonut2013

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denial on liver transplant list
has anyone ever heard of being denied to be put on liver transplant list because of psychosocial reason ?
Posted by carrie015
Is It Okay To Drink Alcohol After A Kidney Transp...
Hi all. I was blessed with a Kidney-Pancreas transplant about 22 months. The first year was a little...More
Posted by Luckyman100
energy drinks
does anyone have info on the ingredients taurine and carnitine in energy drinks and are they harmful to kidney...More
Posted by kenro56
Recovering from Kidney Transplant
My husband had a Kidney Transplant last year. He seem to be getting along well with the transplant, but I'm...More
Posted by An_252644
Lou Reed
Lou Reed has just had a successful liver transplant. I am a huge fan of his music and hope we get many more...More
Posted by mrscora01
better care for transplant patients
Dear you, I work at a hospital in and would be honored to have your input on how hospitals can make the...More
Posted by An_252106
Liver transplant patients and Tattos
Hi. I am a 18 year old two time Liver Transplant patient I've had my liver for seven years with no...More
Posted by ScarlyLucky
Why can't I get a liver transplant?
I am a 62 year old vet fram the Viet Nam era who has never drank or smokeed or used drugs, nevertheless, my...More
Posted by rico1950
FYI....I UNDERSTAND HOW THIS COULD HAPPEN
NO ONE MEANT FOR IT TO HAPPEN THINGS DO HAPPEN ...More
DON'T TAKE YOUR ORGANS TO HEAVEN...HEAVEN KNOWS WE NEED THEM HERE !!
Posted by oldtiff47
post transplant bloating
I had a transplant in 2001. Rejected in 2011 and back on dialysis. approximtely right where the transplant...More
Posted by An_250064
Proposed changes to kidney allocation
They have been studying this for quite a while and there are some suggestions to change the way kidneys are...More
Posted by mrscora01
New to forum
Hey guys. I'm new to this forum. I had my Heart Transplant on 3/1/2003. At age 19. Next year I will be...More
Posted by Cook0066
Stomach weight gain
I have gained so much weight on my stomach and it is bugging me. I exercise a minimum of 3 days per week. ...More
Posted by An_246749
Family Doners
Does anybody know, if a family member is willing to be a liver or a kidney donar, does the patient still...More
Posted by Sandy28678
FYI CHENEY
http://www.cnn.com/2012/03/24/politics/cheney-transplant-surgery/index.html?hpt=hp_t3 TIFFMore
DON'T TAKE YOUR ORGANS TO HEAVEN...HEAVEN KNOWS WE NEED THEM HERE !!
Posted by oldtiff47
my dad
Hello, My dad is currently on dialysis and recently had a series of complications. He developed TIA's...More
Posted by ninigood72
Liver Transplant-Need help
My step brother had an emergency transplant last year, his a 16 year old white male. No health problems until...More
Posted by Briana90
Kidney transplant
I had a kidney transplant going on 25 years. I sufferer from chronic migraines, I have been prescribed many...More
Posted by Paki1960
CALLING ALL THOSE WHO HAVE HAD A PANCREAS TRANSPLA...
I have already had a kidney transplant, and now the doctors would like me to have a pancreas transplant. I...More
Posted by mburke17
Kidney transplant and dialysis
My husband is on Kidney dialysis,and has been for about a month know. I guess the question i have is what kind...More
Posted by wpooh27

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I was diagnosed with T1 diabetes in 1966. In the 70s I was told I had protein in my urine but my kidney damage progressed very slowly (in part I think...More

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