Living with PKD During COVID-19
Published May 12, 2020 | In these unprecedented times, families across the globe are adapting their way of life to stay safe and healthy. Living with PKD during the COVID-19 pandemic can be even more challenging. Whether you're a transplant recipient, currently on...
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Walking the Path of PKD
My PKD and health challenges have led me down paths I would have never imagined: both good and bad. As difficult as it is to say and accept, I feel as though my health has control of the path...
The Hands of Time
My eyes scanned the crowd of people with great speed and excitement. As the doors of each incoming tram opened, I grew more anxious to see my parents’ faces in person. It had been more than seven...
My Caregiver of the Year
There is not one word that could adequately describe how wonderful my dear husband Noah is and how much I love and appreciate him. When allowed 300 words by The American Kidney Fund to nominate...
11 Years Strong
I looked over at Noah and asked, “Do you want to know if it is a boy or a girl?” The ultrasound technician and Noah and I giggled, as we were well aware that was not why I was getting an...
It is enlightening and quite powerful to learn things about yourself from the viewpoint and observations of others. Below isRead More
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My PKD and health challenges have led me down paths I would have never imagined: both good and bad. AsRead More
My eyes scanned the crowd of people with great speed and excitement. As the doors of each incoming tram opened,Read More