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Living with a Kidney Transplant - Staying Healthy (Fraser Health) [English] Permalink Public

Looking after your overall health is essential to the health of your transplanted kidney. This sheet briefly outlines what you can do to keep you and your kidney healthy. It is especially important to look for signs of rejection or infection. (English) Colour

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English (262881), Punjabi (264064), Chinese - Traditional (264068)

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262881
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Sun Safety After an Organ Transplant (Fraser Health) [English] Permalink Public

Skin cancers are the most common type of cancer for people who have had an organ transplant. In fact, any person with a solid organ transplant is much more likely to develop skin cancer than the general public. This risk is increased because of the medicine you must take to prevent your body from rejecting your transplanted organ. (English) Colour

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English (262886), Punjabi (264065), Chinese - Traditional (264069)

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262886
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Nutrition and Exercise After a Kidney Transplant (Fraser Health) [English] Permalink Public

With a transplanted kidney, it is very important that you take care of your health by eating healthy food and exercising. Keep your weight within a normal range for you. Here is some information about what you can do to keep yourself healthy. Available languages: English (262990), Traditional Chinese (264061), and Punjabi (264060). (English) Colour

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English (262990), Punjabi (264060), Chinese - Traditional (264061)

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262990
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Care of Your Fistula or Graft [English] Permalink Public

Caring for your fistula or graft is an important part of a kidney patient's disease management. This pamphlet provides information on keeping one's fistula/graft clean, and what to do before and after dialysis. (English)

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Welcome to the Fraser Health Renal Program: An Information Booklet for Hemodialysis Patients and Their Families [English] Permalink Public

This booklet provides information about the dialysis unit information, your renal team, medication coverage, support services, patient safety, and other resources. (English)

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264013
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Taking Medications after an Organ Transplant (Fraser Health) [English] Permalink Public

You will have learned a lot about your medications while in the hospital. This sheet is meant to summarize important points about taking your medications. You are taking medications to help keep your transplanted organ working well and to keep you healthy. When you take all your medications as directed, you give yourself the best chance of having a healthy transplanted organ for a long time. (English) Colour

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264124
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Cyclosporine for Organ Transplant (Fraser Health) [English] Permalink Public

Medication information specifically for those who have had an organ transplant. Includes what it does, how to take it, what to watch for, what to do when you miss a dose, and other important notes. To be read in conjunction with 'Taking Medications after an Organ Transplant (#264124) (English) Colour

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264125
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Sirolimus for Organ Transplant (Fraser Health) [English] Permalink Public

Medication information specifically for those who have had an organ transplant. Includes what it does, how to take it, what to watch for, what to do when you miss a dose, and other important notes. To be read in conjunction with 'Taking Medications after an Organ Transplant (#264124) (English) Colour

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264126
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Prednisone for Organ Transplant (Fraser Health) [English] Permalink Public

Medication information specifically for those who have had an organ transplant. Includes what it does, how to take it, what to watch for, what to do when you miss a dose, and other important notes. To be read in conjunction with 'Taking Medications after an Organ Transplant (#264124) (English) Colour

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264127
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Azathioprine for Organ Transplant (Fraser Health) [English] Permalink Public

Medication information specifically for those who have had an organ transplant. Includes what it does, how to take it, what to watch for, what to do when you miss a dose, and other important notes. To be read in conjunction with 'Taking Medications after an Organ Transplant (#264124) (English) Colour

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264128
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