Saying no to dialysis: choosing conservative care for end-stage kidney disease

Some patients with end-stage kidney disease choose conservative care and forgo dialysis or transplant. Conservative care does not ... Learn More >>

A patient's perspective: Be your own advocate

Navigating the health care system as a patient can be challenging. As a dialysis or transplant patient, it's often necessary to co... Learn More >>

Topics: TransplantDialysisAdvocacyPatient Perspective

Heart disease and kidney disease - what's the connection?

Heart disease can cause kidney disease, and kidney disesae can cause heart disease. In recognition of American Heart Month, learn ... Learn More >>

Topics: High Blood PressureHeart Disease

Unique strategies for improving the effectiveness of exercise training in patients with kidney failure

Exercise for patients on dialysis can have huge benefits, including increased energy and feeling better both physically and emotio... Learn More >>

Topics: DialysisExercise

Paired kidney exchanges and opportunities for kidney transplant in minority patients

Though minority populations are at greater risk for developing kidney disease, kidney transplant is often more difficult for racia... Learn More >>

Topics: CKD

Living with diabetic kidney disease

Diabetes is the leading cause of kidney disease, and many people suffer from both conditions. In recognition of National Diabetes ... Learn More >>

Topics: Diabetes

Enfermedad de los riñones crónica: prevención y tratamiento

Con motivo de la celebración del Mes de la Herencia Hispana, ¡brindaremos nuestro primer seminario web en español! Acompáñenos par... Learn More >>

Topics: En Espanol

Emergency preparedness and kidney disease – using KCER as a resource

Dialysis and kidney transplant patients must take special precautions to ensure their health and safety during emergencies and dis... Learn More >>

Topics: Emergency Preparedness

Organ transplant among minorities: How we can reduce the need and improve access

Racial and ethnic minorities are at higher risk for kidney disease and kidney failure, but kidney transplant, the best treatment f... Learn More >>

Topics: TransplantMinority Concerns

I need a kidney transplant. Am I covered now? What about in the future?

There are many costs that come with getting a kidney transplant, beyond the transplant surgery itself. Before you begin your trans... Learn More >>

Topics: FinancesTransplant

Staying employed with kidney disease

A diagnosis of kidney failure doesn't have to mean quitting your job. If you are on dialysis and want to work, or need to work, th... Learn More >>

Topics: InsuranceFinances

What CAN I eat? Nutrition for dialysis patients

If you are on dialysis or if you have a loved one who is, you know how difficult it can be to find foods that will work with the s... Learn More >>

Topics: DietDialysisNutrition

Living with chronic kidney disease: The ups, downs, and all arounds

Is living with chronic kidney disease like riding a roller coaster? At times you are steady and controlled, and at other times you... Learn More >>

Topics: Mental HealthCoping

Chronic Kidney Disease: A General Overview and Keys for Successful Management

View this 60-minute educational webinar to expand your knowledge about kidney disease and the treatment options available to you. ... Learn More >>

Topics: Kidney Disease Overview