Archives for Patient Perspective

Nazar Mokrushin

Why I dialyze at home

As many families of dialysis patients will tell you, dialysis affects more than just the kidney patient. And especially when a dia... Learn More >>

Topics: CopingCKDDialysisESRDPatient Perspective

Tips for talking with your doctor

Tips for talking with your doctor

Too often, patients find themselves leaving their doctor’s office with more questions than answers. When visiting the doctor, it c... Learn More >>

Topics: CopingPatient Perspective

Doctor and patient

Together we can achieve health

Health care should be a collaborative process, where patients work with their providers to have the best health outcomes possible.... Learn More >>

Topics: CopingMinority ConcernsPatient Perspective

Stepping up to the plate

Stepping up to the plate: what it means to be a living kidney donor

Being a living donor can change the course of another person’s life. Especially when it comes to kidney disease, the need for livi... Learn More >>

Topics: Kidney FailureCopingTransplantPatient Perspective

Laughter therapy

Laughter therapy in dialysis: exercise, activity and wellness

This webinar will cover recent research exploring laughter therapy during dialysis and provide demonstrations and recommendations ... Learn More >>

Topics: CopingDialysisExercisePatient Perspective

Eric Sebastian Dolby Sr.

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