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If you have had an organ transplant then you may want to also become a member of these communities if they are applicable to your condition to share your experience:
Diabetes and Kidney Community
Kidney Disorders Community
WebMD Diabetes Community
WebMD Hepatitis Community
WebMD Heart Disease Community

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Anti viral drugs for liver transplant patient?
Does anyone know of an anti-viral drug for a liver transplant patient? Help greatly appreciated.More
Posted by dartmouthave
Adoptive vs Birth Family
Our only daughter, adopted by us and now 19, told us that she is going to be a kidney donor for her...More
Posted by Wondering497
Insomnia
I have been suffering from insomnia for the past couple months. I had a successful kidney transplant 4yrs...More
Posted by lgalvan10
new tattoos & donating a kidney,,,
would like to get a new tattoo but i plan on eventually donating a kidney. does anyone know the wwait...More
Posted by sweetlovagirl83
Generic drugs
There is a still quite a bit of controversy among docs about the use of generics for transplants. Apparently...More
Posted by mrscora01

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Does your pet have star power?
The WebMD Community wants to showcase our members' pets in their best Halloween garb in upcoming...More
Posted by Lainey_WebMD_Staff
Expansion of potential donors.
Here is an interesting article I received in a newsletter. In England they have just concluded a study where...More
Posted by mrscora01
SO SAD BUT DOES HAPPEN...
JUST SAW THIS ON CNN....I WANT TO THINK THAT SOMETHING WAS MISSED IN DONOR IN PRE-OP TESTING....A CONDITION...More
DON'T TAKE YOUR ORGANS TO HEAVEN...HEAVEN KNOWS WE NEED THEM HERE !!
Posted by oldtiff47
Don't Miss WebMD the Magazine!
Please join editor Colleen Paretty on the WebMD the Magazine community for updates on...More
Posted by Lainey_WebMD_Staff
What is Your Biggest Health Care Challenge?
Hello! WebMD is very interested in your thoughts! What is the biggest challenge you face in...More
Posted by Lainey_WebMD_Staff
Kidney tranplant and Herbal Colon Cleansing. Is it...
I have had a kidney transplant back in 2009, September. I would like to know...is it safe to use a herbal...More
Posted by sean1010
Post transplant drugs and side effects
I gave my sister a kidney four years ago. She had developed DMII and her kidneys failed rapidly. It took...More
Posted by An_224171
Joint pain after kidney transplant
I had a kidney transplant in 2005. Had had no problems with the transplant. All my levels have stayed in...More
Posted by randywgator
Native kidneys and thick blood
I had a transplant in Dec. 2009. I was recently contacted by the transplant clinic and they said I needed to...More
Posted by imsoblue
Kidney Transplant/ED/Diabetes
The new man that I am dating is wonderful. He is intelligent and affectionate. He is 60, has had a kidney...More
Posted by An_224170
Open for Questions: Ask the White House About Heal...
Have questions about health care reform? Here's your chance to get answers. WebMD will be...More
Posted by Lainey_WebMD_Staff
FYI FROM HEP BOARD
http://forums.webmd.com/3/hepatitis-exchange/forum/503?@guest@ TIFFMore
DON'T TAKE YOUR ORGANS TO HEAVEN...HEAVEN KNOWS WE NEED THEM HERE !!
Posted by oldtiff47
The Spoon Theory
This was posted on another exchange, and is about lupus, but I think it applies to many of us. ...More
Posted by mrscora01
After Kidney Transplant
I had a kidney transplant in 1996, am doing very well with it, nu I have been having pain in my feet for a...More
Posted by An_224169
CHILDRENS HOSPITAL IN STLOUIS MO....PRAY FOR ETHAN
HE IS GETTING A NEW HEART AS I TYPE....HE IS OUR GRANDDAUGHTERS STEP COUSIN..... PRAY FOR HIM PLEASE... ...More
DON'T TAKE YOUR ORGANS TO HEAVEN...HEAVEN KNOWS WE NEED THEM HERE !!
Posted by oldtiff47
Audio & Video from Community TV
"A Patient Voice" is the name of the series of 17 video and audio clips by advocate and...More
Posted by Lainey_WebMD_Staff
Revised: New Features on Exchanges!
Dear Members, You may have noticed some changes that happened to your Exchange after last...More
Posted by Lainey_WebMD_Staff
Biomarkers for acceptance/rejection
Apparently 3 separate studies have shown some particular biomarkers associated with not rejecting kidneys. A...More
Posted by mrscora01
Hello Lurkers! :)
I was just wondering how many lurkers are on this exchange? WebMD wants to know more about you. Come...More
Posted by Lainey_WebMD_Staff
OUTSTANDING GIVING STORY
http://www.whig.com/story/news/Kidney-story---Stevenson-051010 WOWOWOWOW ...JUST IMAGINE THIS GIFT... ...More
Posted by oldtiff47
Questions About Depression?
WebMD is putting together a segment on our site called Depression TV, which will be a talk...More
Posted by Lainey_WebMD_Staff
Want to be in WebMD the Magazine?
Colleen Paretty,"WebMD's Magazine Expert" is looking for users, who would like to tell their stories...More
Posted by Lainey_WebMD_Staff

Spotlight: Member Stories

I am a Liver Transplant survivor of almost 5 years. I was diagnosed with severe alcoholic cirrhosis and was transplanted in August 2005. I am willing ...More

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