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First Name
Charles

State/Province
NC

Health Interests
Heart and blood vessel disorders, Kidney and urinary tract disorders, Lung and airway disorders

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Fri, Jan 4 10:00am · Liver transplant support group in Transplants

Not everyone knows the abbreviations for the conditions, so if you're going to use the abbreviations, put the actual term in quotations. Thanks

Wed, Jan 2 7:50am · Recovering after a left nephrectomy....Whats it like? in Kidney & Bladder

Try to put your trust in your surgeons and not to be afraid, the mind has a big effect on your body…..stay positive, I know its difficult. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

Oct 11, 2018 · What are the best methods for removing plaque from the artery? in Heart & Blood Health

Cut out as much sugar as you can, take a good EFA and Coq10 ( ubiquinol )

Sep 29, 2018 · PKD kidneys removed at time of transplant in Transplants

The simple answer is that living donor's are shown to last much longer respectively.

Sep 24, 2018 · Your best traveling tips in Transplants

you can take your pills with/with out food it doesn't matter as long as you do it the same every time, unless you get nauseated. It does not have much of effect on your levels.

Sep 14, 2018 · Anyone have tips on sun protection? in Transplants

I have read a couple of articles, that actually said that a lot of the sunscreen had harmful ingredients ….so I look for all or mostly natural ingredients .

Aug 26, 2018 · timing immunosuppressants in Transplants

I'm glad that you posted, I had thought about it earlier but got busy doing something else…you should never change your medication, especially your anti-rejection meds., without first speaking to your team and I'll give you a for instance. I had a real high reading on my tacrolimus level was very high after somewhat lower levels and it was a false reading and turned out to be closer to normal.

Aug 23, 2018 · High Calcium Score in Heart & Blood Health

I have to love you, but your one of those people that mainstream medicine has all the answers, but thats not at all true….everyone who takes a statin should be taking coq10