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    People fascinate me. We all have unique characteristics and bodies that make us look completely different from one another. Yet,Read More
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    As time passed, the pain intensified in my lower back. I winced with pain at every imperfection in the road’sRead More
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    I didn’t have time to prepare and worry about my kidney transplant. Things happened quickly and my focus was survivingRead More
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    We just finished Kidney Month, and today marks the beginning of Donate Life Month. For people with PKD, transplantation isRead More
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    When living with a genetic disease, such as PKD, we have seen and felt the effects of it throughout multipleRead More
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    PKD Will Not Beat Me is my motto, my mission and my passion. It’s how I stand up to ourRead More
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