"Hi! How are you doing?? I'm doing pretty good. I'm having insurance problems and have to switch from my current center to another. I think I am going to go to Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. I have to decide today. They gave me three…"
"Hi again Daina! My meds are many but the biggies are Prograf, Imuran, Septra, and Valcyte. I've been excercising daily at the "Center for Living" here at Duke and I have weekly Dr. visits. So far so good!"
Hey Diane I see that ur on the transplant waiting list! I just want to say to ya please hang in ther and dont get dicouraged ur time will come as mines did.. It seem like an enturnity when i was waiting on the list for a new Kidney because i was so tired of the dialysis treamtments i had to endure! but god was great and he delivered my gift to me on Feb 27th 09 2 weeks after my 48th birthday and boyyy what a great birthday present that was to me.. Well good luck and if u ever need someone to talk to i will be here for ya.. Vyckie
Just joined here and saw your post. Have you made the move? We live in Loveland, just south of Fort Collins. My husband is on the waiting list at University Of Colorado Hospital Anschutz in Aurora. Hope all is well."
This is a group for all people who have had liver transplants. Feel free to say how long you have been a recipient and what medication you are on. Some doctors hope to have their patients off all medications, any thoughts?
I’d like to welcome you to the Transplant Café. You are now a member of a warm, friendly, supportive, caring, understanding, sensitive and informative site. If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to ask and…"
Kim Bradshaw is now a member of TransplantCafe.com - The Gift of eLife!
Only just found your comment. not been on for a while too!
Glad you got sorted. me well that is another story, I got desperate from the ongoing painful scalp & continued hairloss with no let up for 2+ solid years! I tried to go over…"
Just once it would be really nice to get new medication and read the label WARNING " may cause permanent weight loss, Removes wrinkles & increase energy levels "Lol.. Oh boy that would be a refreshing change!!See More
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I just celebrated my 40th Anniversary, post transplant last Sunday! These days it's more common for a live-related donor but still pretty darn good for a cadaveric transplant, especially considering when I got the transplant I was told it would last about 8 years, 15 at best!! Thanking God for the era I was born in and His grace and mercy on me. My mother was a WWII nurse and people with kidney failure just died back then. I am feeling great, I'm doing my bookkeeping work and working with the homeless and needy in the church, Bollywood Dancing and everything else I love. The performance season will start for me next month- so excited!! Tonight I'm going to a special dinner out with my husband to celebrate my 40th. Still with every year that passes, I wonder about the donor and how I could find out who he or she was.... See More