When diagnosed with IgA nephropathy, a form of kidney disease, Lawrence Staveley fought against the disease until his kidneys began to fail and dialysis was inevitable.
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Darwin local Rob Smith is battling chronic kidney disease and has been on dialysis for the last 10 years of his life.
As a result of her type 1 diabetes, Jane Banning was diagnosed with chronic renal failure and looking at a life of daily dialysis.
One in three Australians are at risk of being diagnosed with chronic kidney disease in their lifetime.