Welcome to my page Hell to Heaven! I am dedicating this page to my health journey. I suffered a major life threatening health scare which resulted in a failed kidney. I am back to health after a kidney transplant. Here I have described my tough journey depicting very disturbing moments as well as positive ones too. The blogs are listed as per the events as they took place. Read and don’t forget to share! It will help someone.
001. It slowly creeps in and then it captures….
We all do it. We get so caught up in our lives that we often fail to notice or just ignore the signals that you are receiving especially when it comes to health. Read more ……
002. The Day it collapsed:
At the hospital I was in and out of that state. I recognized a friend and then I didn’t. I kept on insisting on going home and refused to cooperate with the hospital staff. Slowly I lost my consciousness! Read More…
003. The Dark Nights:
That’s my first clear memory of me realizing that I am in the hospital. I was completely unconscious for four days straight after being admitted. I have no memories from that time. Read More….
004. Back and Forth
Everyone was relieved once I opened my eyes as it was such a good sign! However, my eyes were still vacant, and my memory was seriously affected. I could recognize some people at times and then I could not. Read More
005. Mind Plays Games
I made it to the new year! it’s our tradition to bring in the new year in Mahabaleshwar. We drive down on New Year’s Eve, buy the famous footwear that is a must when visiting Mahabaleshwar, have dinner at a dhaba and then drive back after 12. Dinesh is absolutely superstitious about this as he thinks this tradition brings in good luck! We plan our year-end holidays around this. Read More…
006. This Is A Dream!
I opened my eyes and I saw hospital staff surrounding me and my nurse Apeksha standing next to me. I exclaimed that this is a dream! Unfortunately, it wasn’t. After a short stay at home, I was back in the hospital. Read More…
007. Getting ready for a new life
Things were quickly becoming different. I was witnessing unprecedented changes in my life, adjusting to a new normal. I was immobile, weak and now going to lead a life that I never thought of in my wildest dreams.
008. My Struggles as a kidney patient Part 1: Dos and Don’ts
Kidney failure is hard to live with. Some cancers can be curable but there is no cure for kidney failure, unless you can get a new kidney. Dialysis is a permanent thing till you get a kidney transplant or die. It is a tough condition and sucks life out of you. There are lot of Dos and Don’ts for a kidney patient, and the life experience of a person with kidney disease and dialysis isn’t the best. Read More…..
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