1. When Is It Appropriate to Ask for a Second Opinion?

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    March 19, 2017 by Leah

    I’m getting the idea, from contacts in the local medical community, that my local nephrologist might be a worst-case scenario …
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  2. What the Heck Am I Supposed to Eat With CKD?

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    March 19, 2017 by Leah

    “So there’s really nothing I can do?” I say to my nephrologist. He reiterates there’s not until we can change …
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  3. More About CKD and Breastfeeding

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    March 19, 2017 by Leah

    Once we finally, belatedly, established that I have CKD, my nephrologist and I had a few other things to discuss. …
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  4. How We Got Here

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    March 19, 2017 by Leah

    When my therapist assigned me to write about this experience, it ran to 13 single-spaced pages. I’ll try to be …
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  5. Blood Pressure Drugs and Breastfeeding

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    March 19, 2017 by Leah

    One of the major side effects of kidney disease is high blood pressure. Your kidneys are more amazing than any …
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  6. Precis

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    March 19, 2017 by Leah

    I’m starting a new chapter in my life. Less DIY, more agonizing. Read on. So. Chronic Kidney Disease. CKD for …
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  7. Musings From A Cluttered Mind

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    September 5, 2015 by Leah

    If you are like me, you will have noticed that the news lately has become awfully scary. It is hard …
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