The best way to replace lost kidney
function - but only about 3 out of 10 are fit for this.
People have to be fit for this.
Some people can't have a transplant for
reasons they have no control over.
But there are many who can't have a transplant because of lifestyle choices. For these people, eating good food, having a healthy weight and a little daily exercise can make all the difference.
Videos to watch (they can be made full screen)
Videos of real patients talking about their transplant experience:
About Live Donation - Giving a kidney to somebody else.
"Blood Makes Noise"
Five minute films titled ‘In their shoes’ feature organ donor families and recipients along with health professionals talking about their experiences around the issue of organ donation.
"You can see the ‘In their shoes' videos on YouTube by
following these links:
More excellent Web Sites on Transplant:
If you are coming to the time when you might need a transplant and you want to talk to somebody ring Mandy Wilkinson, our renal transplant coordinator.Mandy's contact details are: 01603 289909 email@example.com