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What is in a name?

So I have this weird tendency to name things lol. It started as a joke with my car ( Tom ), but as my life moved towards being sick and having a central line in my chest, I realized quickly the reaction and discomfort that my central line caused. 107 more words

Renal Failure

A letter to parents

Dear Parents,

Please know that we, your chronically sick and dying children are grateful for all you can and are able to do.
We hear it in your voices and we see it in your actions and we are grateful. 172 more words

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The dry weight dilemma

Lol I had so much fun with this last night 😂 all right so being sick may have its perks but when it comes to dealing with doctors I find they all think we are lying children trying to hide the glass we just broke by sweeping it under the rug lol. 304 more words

Renal Failure

An Introduction


I’m Sage,

I guess I’m starting this because I have a need to be heard. Here is a little about the last 5 years of my life, I left an extremely abusive relationship, went into renal failure and ended up in a city I barely knew, on life support. 97 more words

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Terms and conditions

So I’ve been putting off writing my living will for the longest time now.
Mostly cause my head tells me i cant die without one. … 508 more words

Give Life

April is Donor Awareness month and a time to promote the DONATE LIFE movement.  The term “Donor Awareness” serves to remind us of the thousands of people awaiting life-saving organ transplants.  962 more words


Guest Blog: A Brave New World

One of the best things about dialysis is the people you meet. People who, like me, make the same three or four trips each week to hospital. 1,016 more words