Monthly Archives: July 2015

Dale Stops in Winnipeg

Manitoba Renal Program welcomed Dale Calibaba to Winnipeg today. The B.C. dialysis patient has been biking across Canada for two months, covering more than 4,000 kilometres since leaving Newfoundland on June 1. In the morning Dale visited Health Sciences Centre’s Sherbrook Dialysis Unit to chat with patients who were biking while receiving dialysis. He then made way…
Read More

Posted in HCP News, News & Events | Comments closed

Media Release

For Immediate Release: July 30, 2015 WINNIPEG DIALYSIS PATIENTS WELCOME CROSS-COUNTRY CYCLIST ON DIALYSIS July 30, 2015 – Winnipeg Regional Health Authority and Manitoba Renal Program (MRP) welcome B.C. dialysis patient Dale Calibaba as he stops in Winnipeg during a cross-country bike trip. The 46 year old is biking across Canada to raise awareness about…
Read More

Posted in HCP News, News & Events | Comments closed

100 Miles a Day – A Cyclist’s Story of Kidney Disease

July 29, 2015 – There were days when Joseph Kollar logged 100 miles of cycling. The 67-year-old didn’t take up cycling until after his kidney transplant and once he got the green light from doctors, it became an activity he pursued whole-heartedly. “I bought a road bike from Hudson’s Bay,” he recalls. “On the weekend…
Read More

Posted in News & Events, Patient Stories | Leave a comment

100 Miles a Day – A Cyclist’s Story of Kidney Disease

There were days when Joseph Kollar logged 100 miles of cycling. The 67-year-old didn’t take up cycling until after his kidney transplant and once he got the green light from doctors, it became an activity he pursued whole-heartedly. “I bought a road bike from Hudson’s Bay,” he recalls. “On the weekend I hopped on the…
Read More

Posted in HCP News, News & Events | Comments closed

Active Living Champions

In honour of our exercise challenge we are featuring individuals living with kidney disease who make a point of including physical activity into their lives. Click on a picture to learn more about how they integrate activity into their life!

Posted in News & Events | Leave a comment

Active Living Champion Mary

Posted in News & Events | Leave a comment

Active Living Champion Jamie

Posted in News & Events | Leave a comment

Active Living Champion Mike

Posted in News & Events | Leave a comment

Active Living Champion Valdimar

Posted in News & Events | Leave a comment

Active Living Champion Thomas

Posted in News & Events | 2 Comments

Active Living Champion Izabela

Posted in News & Events | Comments closed

Active Living Champion Glenn

Posted in News & Events | Leave a comment