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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
liver transplants
hi. my uncle is in need of a liver transplant.. i match his blood type, and im willing to donate, but I had a...More
Posted by geenaxox
Donating?
My dad is on dialysis, end stage renal disease. I just had a baby by c-section and also found out I am...More
Posted by Anon_126391
Donor Diet?
Recently I found out from a cousin that a 7yo daughter of her friends requires a kidney transplant and it...More
Posted by mommie2ethan
kidney transplant is it possible
kidney transplant is it possible for a 62 year old woman with plenty of family members willing to give her the...More
Posted by jmar352

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My sister was told she needs dialisis NOW we want to give her a kidney she is 62 years old she has diabetes and high blood pressure what are our chances of giving her a kidney we have a large family and most want to be tested what are the requirements where do we go from here.
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lung transplant
my mother has pulmonary fibrosis on oxygen 24/7.. has beed on prednisone therapy without results. she was...More
Posted by redskindoug
financing for transplant
We are new to the idea of transplant so can anyone tell us how organ transplantation is financed? We are...More
Posted by An_239920
Fatigue
Received a kidney transplant five years ago and before i received it I could walk miles without getting tired...More
Posted by An_239265
wondering how a transplanted kidney can be given a...
wondering how a transplanted kidney can be given a jump start after dye used in angiogram affected it? My...More
Posted by bkdina
rapamune
It can kill you.
Posted by Anon_237473
bladder test for potential transplant patient
This will be my second time around in five years and things are a bit different. They have requested a...More
Posted by twicethecharm
Kidney donor and Gout
Does any one know if occasional gout flare ups can prevent someone who is otherwise healthy from being...More
Posted by happyarethose
Can a man have a healthy baby after being on Cellc...
Hi my husband got a kidney transplant February 21 ,2011.I was wondering if any of men have had children...More
Posted by Liamsmommy2008
Insomnia
Hello, I had a kidney transplant 9 weeks ago. My numbers are all good, but I'm sleeping really poorly. Since...More
Posted by pjsuerth
pancreas transplant question
Is there anyone out there who has had a pancreas transplant to treat type 1 diabetes, who also has Addison's...More
Posted by bigsislynn
transplant hair loss
I had liver transplant 12/2010 and know i'm lossing hair ! Does anyone have any suggestions ?
Posted by twslandmark
With death at home, is organ donation possible?
My sister is 76, and near death with Alzheimer's, under hospice care. I had assumed that dying at home...More
Posted by signupspers1
Liver Transplants and Brain Aneurysms
Hello my name is Christine and I was born with a liver disease called Biliary Artesia and ended up having to...More
Posted by liljakob

Spotlight: Member Stories

I was recently informed that my brother has been on dialysis for his kidney's, we haven't talked in 15+ yrs. So now i'm trying to find inf...More

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Tattoos after Transplant
Hello friends I am 8 months after double transplant..Liver and Kidney. I too would like to get a tattoo. my doctors do not have an answer ... More
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