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by lashy
Mon Dec 30, 2013 10:00 pm
Forum: The KPG Forum
Topic: Got the Call!
Replies: 36
Views: 33076

Re: Got the Call!

Excellent news, for you and your family. I will be keeping you all in my thoughts x
by lashy
Mon Dec 30, 2013 9:57 pm
Forum: The KPG Forum
Topic: Erectile Dysfunction.
Replies: 4
Views: 4982

Re: Erectile Dysfunction.

My partner had the same issues, and still occasionally does, however, he spoke to his nurse, and the advice I would give you is to do the same.

Medications can be altered or added, and they do take it as seriously as any other medical condition.

Good luck.
by lashy
Mon Dec 30, 2013 9:53 pm
Forum: The KPG Forum
Topic: Got the Call!
Replies: 36
Views: 33076

Re: Got the Call!

What an amazing time for you and your family. I will keep everything crossed for you.
by lashy
Thu May 29, 2008 2:54 pm
Forum: The KPG Forum
Topic: kids and explanations
Replies: 8
Views: 3345

Hi, I would echo the other comments here and add; we have 4 children and they were 5, 9, 10 and 11 at the time Chris got ill. We tried to carry on as normal and introduced it into our lives as we needed to. Our house was stacked full of equipment, fluid etc... so it just became part of life. Chris c...
by lashy
Sun May 25, 2008 9:51 pm
Forum: The KPG Forum
Topic: Travelling abroad post transplant
Replies: 8
Views: 4019

Chris was told to wait a year as he did not recover so well immediately after his tx. We waited a year then went to Florida, we are going to Budapest tomorrow (wwo hoo) and are booked to go to Alicante in August! We are making up for lost time! Just double check with the renal team and if they give ...
by lashy
Sun May 25, 2008 9:47 pm
Forum: The KPG Forum
Topic: Hepatitis B
Replies: 3
Views: 1946

oh poops!!
Sorry to interupt your thread but you have just reminded me that I did not go back to have a blood test after my full course of the Hep vaccine. I just presumed that as I had had the full dose I would be ok....silly moo!
Emma x
by lashy
Sun May 25, 2008 9:43 pm
Forum: The KPG Forum
Topic: It was all going so well........OKT3 OK?
Replies: 15
Views: 7645

hello David, glad things are going well. Keep up the positivness!!
Off topic a little bit here but my dad works in Stavanger! How bizarre! He is home on leave at the moment but goes back this week. He works as an electrician....erm.......doing electricity things!?!?
Keep well
Emma x
by lashy
Sun May 11, 2008 1:59 pm
Forum: The KPG Forum
Topic: Ahhh freakinnn outtttt
Replies: 12
Views: 6209

everything crossed for you!!! hope it goes well xxx
by lashy
Thu May 08, 2008 1:21 pm
Forum: The KPG Forum
Topic: Same Initials I'm afraid.Ooooops
Replies: 6
Views: 3190

what a sad story. I have not heard anyhting else like this but I always say things happen for a reason although that is probably no consolation for you.
Take care Emma x
by lashy
Wed May 07, 2008 2:42 pm
Forum: The KPG Forum
Topic: anyone do overnight dialysis?
Replies: 13
Views: 6213

It probably seems over whelming for you all at the moment. The support day should answer many of your questions but this site is fantastic in supporting the patient and the family and friends,
take care
Emma x
by lashy
Wed May 07, 2008 8:51 am
Forum: The KPG Forum
Topic: Chest infection post tx
Replies: 2
Views: 2086

thanks wing, at least its nothing to worry about. Hope you are keeping well, Emma x
by lashy
Tue May 06, 2008 9:20 am
Forum: The KPG Forum
Topic: Chest infection post tx
Replies: 2
Views: 2086

Chest infection post tx

Hi hope you are all well, my partner Chris had a transplant 18 months ago and has had a recurring chest infection since. Renal team and GP have been prescribing antibiotics nearly every other month but nothing is shifting it. He has some mornings where he is coughing blood and his cough is severe. D...
by lashy
Mon Mar 17, 2008 3:10 pm
Forum: The KPG Forum
Topic: Kidney Transplant for Alasdair
Replies: 16
Views: 8107

congratulations!!!! :D :D :D :D :D :D Hope the good health and recovery continues! It cheers me up everytime i read the words 'I got the phone call' gives me butterflies remembering when Chris 'got the phone call' fingers crossed for anyone who is waiting!
Emma x
by lashy
Tue Feb 05, 2008 11:12 pm
Forum: The KPG Forum
Topic: the PHONE call
Replies: 14
Views: 5394

good luck to you both x
by lashy
Tue Feb 05, 2008 11:10 pm
Forum: The KPG Forum
Topic: Mums tests
Replies: 16
Views: 7107

thinking of you both x