Monthly Archives: April 2013

From Diabetes to Dialysis to a Donated Kidney

Cheryl Stagg found out her kidneys were failing right after being displaced from her home in Dauphin River because of 2011 flooding. She is currently on hemodialysis and is waiting for a transplant through the Living Donor Paired Exchange Registry. Read more about Cheryl’s story.

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Cheryl Stagg – From Diabetes to Dialysis to a Donated Kidney

*As seen in Grassroots News April 9, 2013 edition* Cheryl Stagg might be down, but you can’t count her out. The 52-year-old is quick to tell stories and jokes as she rests in a Winnipeg hospital bed receiving one of three weekly dialysis treatments. Originally from Fairford, Staggg married and settled down in Dauphin River…
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MNNC Journal Club Event May 23

MNNC Journal Club members:  Join us to hear Dr. Paul Komenda’s presentation on the FINISHED PROJECT – an exciting new screening program in affiliation with Diabetes Integration Project. Thursday, May 23, 2013 | 4:30-7:00 pm | Buccacinos – 155 Osborne Street (Parking available behind Vita Health)  Click here to view the event poster

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New Downtown Location for LKKM Exercise Program!

The next session of Lean Keen Kidney Machines is about to kick off! Beginning April 15, this 10-week class offers individuals living with kidney disease a chance to get active and feel better. A new downtown location, in addition to two other locations, is being offered this session.  

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