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.
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.
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
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.
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. Read More…