Kidney Failure

Loss of Appetite

Whether it's because you feel nauseous, or whether it's because of the bad taste in your month or whether it's just you don't feel like eating – the loss of appetite symptom of CKD...

Be your own health cheerleader!

I was once told that no one else is best placed to know; (a) how you feel, (b) what is best for your health & (c) what you want/need. You must be our own...

Working Part II

If you do decide to continue working; which I recommend you'll need a few tips. Firstly, you need to find a clean and safe room for you to do an exchange in. It will need a...

Working

While certainly a very personal thing; I recommend that you work as much as you can. Establishing a routine and keeping your brain active can help increase you energy levels. Your appetite will increase...

Forgetfulness

Forgetfulness & confusion is the worst of the mental health symptoms of CKD. Don’t confuse it with the odd memory laps. CKD will make you confused and forgetful – which can be very scary....

Bad Taste

A very close second in “Dan’s top ten worse symptoms of CKD” is the bad taste you get in your mouth. It’s annoying because; You have a horrible taste in your mouth all the...

Itching

"The itching is one of the worst  symptoms for me" Is something I hear all the time and is certainly true for me. However a lot of people do not know why they itch...