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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A Breath of Fresh Air
Last July, I learned that the Renal Support Network was having its 9th Annual Essay Contest. The theme was “What hobby helps improve your quality of life and helps you forget the many challenges...
Positivity, the “P” in my PKD! The power of positive thinking has no limits! Every morning when we wake up, we have the choice to be positive, happy, and grateful or to get up on the other side...
A+ for the Affordable Care Act
At the end of every PKD Educational Seminar I have attended, there was always one question that broke my heart. A mother or father would raise a hand and say: “I am afraid, for health insurance...
Positivity – Knowledge – Determination
“This is one of the best diseases to have as it is slow progressing and you should not be affected until your late 40’s to early 50’s,” said my pediatric nephrologist. I vividly remember sitting...
It’s funny how some moments seem hard to recall and then others have been embedded in our minds forever. I’llRead More
With my 10-year kidney transplant anniversary this coming Monday, I thought it would be fun to take a walk downRead More
Determination, the “D” in my PKD! Because so many members of my family grapple with PKD, or have died fromRead More
Last July, I learned that the Renal Support Network was having its 9th Annual Essay Contest. The theme was “WhatRead More
Positivity, the “P” in my PKD! The power of positive thinking has no limits! Every morning when we wake up,Read More