Upcoming webinars

Humanizing Dialysis

Tuesday, May 30, 2017 from 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. (EDT)

Speaker: Dr. Brigitte Schiller

Choosing the best type of treatment for kidney failure can be difficult for patients, especially when they receive little guidance, or have limited time to make this decision. Our speaker this month, Dr. Brigitte Schiller, will share real patient stories to showcase how matching a treatment method to a patient’s lifestyle can have monumental effects on a patient’s quality of life....

Protein: Who needs it anyway? You do!

Friday, June 16, 2017 from 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. (EDT)

Speaker: Carolyn Feibig, MS, RD, LD

Protein is an important nutrient for dialysis patients that many patients struggle with. Learn more about what protein really does for your body, and how the foods you eat can help boost your levels!...

Past webinars

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