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One week and counting

4th December, a date I’ll always remember. The day my mother selflessly gave up one of her kidneys to save my life. Seven months prior I was diagnosed with advanced renal failure, a disease named iGA Nephropathy. 566 more words

Dialysis

wrinkles

  1. Seems they have to give me a new chest line for dialysis
  2. I need heart valve surgery

So problems are getting clarified and solutions are being arranged.

Journal

Inmate dies after 3-day plea for help goes ignored

Jail staffers thought that inmate Rodney Graham was detoxing from illegal drugs.

Instead, he was dying of renal failure.

A Douglas County jury will begin its deliberations this week to determine whether or not two medical staffers, Kelli Brown and Stephanie Evans, are responsible for the 2009 death of Rodney Graham. 210 more words

News

UPDATE!

I finally had my nephrology appointment today and It is official, I have pretty much no kidney function left and get to start dialysis in a week or two.  78 more words

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