Monthly Archives: August 2017

Fall Kidney Disease Exercise Class

The fall 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 at the end of September….
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Fall Peritoneal Dialysis Workshops for MRP Staff

Next Sessions & Registration Forms:  Dec 14 (SESSION FULL) Peritoneal Dialysis workshops are being offered on a monthly basis to staff interested in learning more about this modality of renal replacement therapy. These sessions provide an overview of PD as well as learning lab experience with both CAPD and APD. For more information about these…
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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.

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High Protein Energy Bites

Preparation: 10 minutes Yields: 20-25 bites Serving Size: 1 ball   Ingredients   1 cup crispy puffed rice cereal 1/2 cup chopped unsalted pretzels 1/2 cup peanut butter 1/4 cup honey 1/2 cup semisweet chocolate chips 1/4 cup dried cranberries 1/2 cup almonds, roughly chopped 1/4 cup ground flaxseed   1 Tbsp. chia seeds (optional)…
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