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The precious gift of time

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Anna Maharaj

Anna Maharaj shares her kidney transplant journey

The saying “living life to the fullest” took on a whole new meaning at the age of twelve when my renal failure journey began.

After being diagnosed with SLE (also known as lupus), the battle to save my own kidneys and my life meant endless rounds of chemotherapy, heavy immunosuppression, IV steroids, hospital admissions and the care of many dedicated medical professionals.