Across the Country – Dialysis Style

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Harvey Wells didn’t let dialysis stop him from doing what he loves to do – travel, have good food and spend time with his family. After a failed transplant he decided to find an option that would fit his lifestyle. He travels around the country in his RV with his portable home hemodialysis machine. He inspires patients that they can still achieve their dreams, but they need to know their options and states his quality of life has improved immensely.

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With your Hosts…

Stephen Furst Stephen Furst got his big break into movies in “Animal House,” in which he played Flounder. Stephen has also starred as Dr. Elliot Axelrod in “St. Elsewhere” and as Vir Cotto in “Babylon5.” He is a successful television and movie producer/director and a kidney patient.


Lori Hartwell is the Founder & President of Renal Support Network (RSN) and the host of KidneyTalk®, a radio podcast show. Lori was diagnosed with kidney disease at the age of two. In 1993 she founded RSN to instill “health, happiness and hope” into the lives of those affected by chronic kidney disease. Lori is also the author of the inspirational book Chronically Happy: Joyful Living in Spite of Chronic Illness and is a four-time kidney transplant recipient.

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