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Way Back When…… (Throwback Thursday #tbt)

Check out this image from back in 1975 when a self-care dialysis unit was opened at Winnipeg General Hospital. The unit was located on Bannatyne and trained patients to do their own treatments. Manitoba has offered dialysis services since the 1960s.

    August Recipe – High Protein Energy Bites

    The August recipe is High Protein Energy Bites. These easy no-bake bites can act as a snack or a treat! Click on this post for the full recipe.

      Dedicated to Renal Pharmacy – Lori Wazny, Clinical Pharmacist, Manitoba Renal Program

      After 13 years with Manitoba Renal Program, Lori Wazny still can’t see herself being anywhere else. The clinical pharmacist was born and raised in Manitoba but ventured to Minnesota, Virginia and Ontario before making her way back to Winnipeg to work at Health Sciences Centre. “I love working with people and could not see myself…
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        Join Team MRP – Kidney Walk 2017

        We are putting together a team for this year’s Kidney Walk. Join us in raising awareness and supporting Kidney Foundation of Canada. The walk/run/bike event takes place Sunday, September 10th at 10 am. We welcome staff, patients, families and anyone who wants to join our team.

          Summer Lean Keen Kidney Machine Session

          The summer session of Lean Keen Kidney Machines is coming up. This is a great way to meet new people and start incorporating more fitness into your life. You will also have access to a fitness professional to help you learn about exercising while living with kidney disease. Sessions start in July. Learn more here.

            Food Fads and Your Kidneys: 5 Tips to Separate True from False

            There are so many “experts” and food fads out there (on TV, Internet), it’s hard to know what’s true and what’s false. Most are too good to be true, and have the potential to be harmful to your kidneys. Consider these tips if you’re trying to find trustworthy advice: Is there a ‘quick fix’? Watch…
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