PKD Connection Blog

I’m a very active participant in my healthcare. I am passionate about being the best advocate for myself and others. However, there is always room for improvement and I have one area that has been a struggle for me: accepting […]

Following my mother’s episode and subsequent diagnosis as a “vegetable,” life was continuing in the Herman household. We kids were no longer kids. I was 13 and wanting my own life, like any know-it-all teenager. My mom was getting “better,” […]

My parents live in Pennsylvania and my dad is currently visiting me in California. He is at our home helping us out for a week. He took me to San Francisco for a liver procedure that I needed as part […]

I’ve met individuals who are stubborn when it comes to seeing a doctor. As someone who has been seeing doctors since I was a child, though, I know I wouldn’t be alive today if it wasn’t for their knowledge, skill […]

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