Positional

I will still have anxiety and panic from time to time, and I will do my best not allowing fear to play its games with me when it comes to dialysis from this day forward. Dialysis has been successful for the week. This week has been very good. I have found a sitting position that …

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Dialysis Update 11-7-19

Dialysis went well today.  In fact, the only time the machine went off was because the blood pressure cuff needed to be adjusted from time to time.  It was a nice change.  My blood is cleaning nicely and effectively.  T (female) is not working in the pod this week until Saturday so I have been …

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Dialysis Update

Dialysis is one thing I will not argue about when it comes to needing to do it now that my transplanted kidney, after 31 1/2 years, has stopped working correctly at the beginning of the year. Although I have had the catheter replaced once so far, I do not want to jinx the second catheter …

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Tuesday

Spoke With the Doctor Tuesday has finally arrived, and I was able to talk to Dr. A about my concerns with my dry weight. The patient’s dry weight is the weight that is checked after dialysis is finished for the day until the next dialysis day. Dr. A is not concerned about my weight at …

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