PKD Will

Not Beat Me

PKD Will Not Beat Me
A Fond Farewell

A Fond Farewell

When living with a genetic disease, such as PKD, we have seen and felt the effects of it throughout multiple generations. Quite often I hear others share stories of numerous family members they have lost, who have battled PKD. No matter what we are fighting, most...

PKD Will Not Beat Me
Hello Hope

Hello Hope

I was standing with my back toward the wall at Starbucks in the Sacramento International Airport, waiting for my tall, iced, green tea unsweetened with two Splenda Sweeteners. I was wearing a mask to protect myself from germs, and a sweatshirt I had created when I...

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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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    When diagnosed with polycystic kidney disease (PKD), facing and overcoming challenges are part of the disease. This month, the PKDRead More
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    I was standing with my back toward the wall at Starbucks in the Sacramento International Airport, waiting for my tall,Read More

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