As far back as I can remember, I have heard this proverb ‘Health is wealth’ but I understood the literal meaning of this only when I had renal failure in December 1998. It was the time when I had...

Sreya Chakrabarti

Live Life.. by Hook or Crook

Sreya Chakrabarti

I am a CKD patient for the last 29 years. However, throughout these years, I have been able to keep my creatinine in control with strict diet restrictions and prescribed medications.

Father & Daughter

Galloping Across Hurdles!

Sharad Bajpai

Hey friends, I am Sharad Bajpai from Kanpur (UP). As I turn back the pages in the book of my life, the memory of a 20-year-old boy crying in agony because of abdominal pain flashes past. I told my...

If I can, You can!

Paramjit Singh Sabharwal

I am a 62-year-old ESRD patient on bi-weekly dialysis for the last 16 years. In all these years, I have never been admitted to hospital for a single day. This is only because of my positive approach to dealing...

Leap of Faith

Seema Nair

At the age of 23, following a UTI episode, my kidneys failed. Very reluctantly, I started off on hemodialysis, which I skipped frequently, refusing to come to terms with my situation. I rebelled against my condition by paying no...

43 years with transplant

Kishna Ram Sharma

A lifetime of self-discipline. My transplant story rewinds back to a time when life was simpler, and medical procedures such as transplants were rare and unheard of. I am a 68 year old retired Assistant Engineer from Hanumangarh, Rajasthan,...

A Fear Conquered

Shahabaj Patel

I am a 27 year old graduate engineer with a degree in Electronics and Telecom engineering, resident of Panvel, Mumbai, and a two time transplant recipient. I had my first kidney transplant in July 2012, with my mother being...

The Trekker!

Sneha Bhupati Raju

I was diagnosed with nephrotic syndrome (a kidney disorder that causes your body to pass too much protein in your urine) at the age of three. Since I was too young to undergo a transplant at that time, it...

When God Gives a Second Lease of Life

Ravinder Sus

I am a 64 year retired Manager from State Bank of India, where I served for 36 years. It was for fifteen years that I was seeing a diabetologist for Diabetes and hypertension. It is only in Dec2018 that...

Kidneyversary, a word that suits my being a Donor

Mudrika Gehlot

I am a 27 year old donor to my father. We are about to complete our second kidneyversary on 7th July 2020. We are a close knit family of four. My father is dedicated to his job as an...

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