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  • Hello and welcome Peter. I will be one-year post-transplant at the end of October and we are now waiting for the GP to write with dates and details of vaccinations. How long did it take you to complete your childhood vaccines? Do you have them all together or were yours spaced out over many months/weeks? Which vaccinations…
  • Thanks for your replies - my ciclosporin reduced gradually and I've probably been off it completely for about 5 months. My recent pneumonia / fungal infection means I am now on some very strong antibiotics (Voriconazole) which come with a whole dictionary of possible side-effects. I've had a very nasty headache today which…
  • Wow,many thanks. So far my request for Lego has gone unanswered from Lego themselves. I had an appeal in the newspaper with a few readers offering to donate the odd tub or two - however, with tens of thousands of bricks needed I really need Lego to get onboard. I will keep you posted - it's going to be a long term project.…
  • Thank you for your kind message - I hope you are well? Yes I'm back in hospital with a breathing problem. I've noticed for a couple of weeks that I was becoming breathless when walking up stairs or up a steep incline. We mentioned this at clinic on Wednesday and an emergency CT Scan was arranged, We had a call that evening…
  • My name’s Katherine, I’m 34 years old and I’d like to introduce myself as a new community champion on this forum. I’m in remission from Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia following a transplant from an unrelated door in October 2013 – a German lady. I was diagnosed with CML in April 2013 and then underwent months of intensive…