Monthly Archives: May 2013

Kidney Friendly Berry Bliss

Summer-time is prime berry-picking season so we thought we’d give you all the info you need to bring berries into your diet without wreaking havoc on your kidneys. Click here for more information.

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Renal Occupational Therapy

By LESLEY COTSIANIS Seeing an occupational therapist (OT) working in a dialysis unit or renal clinic is unique to the Manitoba Renal Program, but OT has lots to offer to people with kidney disease. The Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists describes occupational therapists as working to help people participate fully in meaningful daily activities. They…
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Grow a Kidney Friendly Garden

Summer is finally on the way and now’s the time to think about growing a garden. Gardens come in all shapes and sizes and if you want to learn more about what’s good for a kidney friendly garden, click for tips on growing veggies that are kidney-approved.

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MRP Nephrologists Present Research at Canadian Society of Nephrology AGM

Several Manitoba Renal Program nephrologists recently presented their research at the Canadian Society of Nephrology Annual General Meeting held April 24 – 28 in Montreal. Find out more about their presentations.

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Derwin’s Story – Diagnosis & Peritoneal Dialysis

Derwin Daniels has been living with kidney disease for about seven years. By the time he was diagnosed, he was already very sick and was upset to learn he would need dialysis. He transitioned to peritoneal dialysis and has learned how to manage his kidney failure. Listen to Derwin’s Story

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Derwin’s Story – Diagnosis & Peritoneal Dialysis

May 1, 2013 – Derwin Daniels has been living with kidney disease for about seven years. By the time he was diagnosed, he was already very sick and was upset to learn he would need dialysis. He transitioned to peritoneal dialysis and has learned how to manage his kidney disease. Watch Derwin share his story…
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