Healthy lifestyle after transplant

There are several factors that will help you keep your new kidney healthy. It is important to maintain a healthy lifestyle after transplant. You will need to exercise regularly, maintain a healthy diet, and keep a weight that is healthy for your body frame. You will need to take your medications regularly and report any problems or side effects to the transplant team. You will also need to come to your scheduled clinic visits. You can help your transplant team monitor your care by keeping records of your blood pressure, blood sugar, weight, temperature and pulse.