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Informational Videos


Medications

  • Medications to taker after transplant to prevent rejection, infection, heart disease and upset stomach
  • Patient responsibilities.
  • Things to do and things to avoid 

When to Call

  •  Reasons to call the transplant team and contact information

Monitoring Yourself at Home

  • Daily routines to follow
  • Best ways to stay hydrated
  • Bathing instructions
  • Driving

Sexual Activity

  • When to attempt sexual activity
  • Safe sexual practices following kidney transplant
  • Pregnancy

Important Reminders

  • When to take medications and how you might feel
  • What to expect following transplant

Long Term Health

  • Keeping up with non-transplant related medical issues
  • Vaccines
  • Physical activity

Diet and Nutrition after Kidney Transplant

  • Liberalized, heart healthy diet
  • Food safety and preventing food borne illness
  • Foods to avoid

Social Workers: Ways They Can Help

  • Medicare and your medications
  • Medicare and your pharmacy
  • Depression signs and symptoms
  • Ways to get help

 

 

 

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