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Queen of Dialysis describes her dependence on a machine | Maddy Warren | TEDxRoyalTunbridgeWells

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Maddy Warren lost both kidneys at a very young age. Here she describes how she depends on a machine every day to survive. She not only survives, she thrives! Maddy was a trustee of Kidney Research UK and has been a lay advisor to the London Strategic Clinical Network for Renal Medicine and a member of the national Kidney Health 2032 future strategy initiative. She volunteers as a peer supporter for dialysis patients at Guy’s Hospital and is a passionate advocate for promoting home dialysis and patient independence. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at http://ted.com/tedx