Archives for ESRD

Social worker

Kidney Chat: Ask a Social Worker

Every person with kidney disease on dialysis is assigned a social worker. Social workers are highly educated and highly trained pr... Learn More >>

Topics: Kidney FailureCopingCKDDialysisKidney Disease OverviewESRDKidney Disease ComplicationsNutrition

Pain Management and Kidney Disease

Pain Management and Kidney Disease

This webinar will discuss why people with kidney disease may feel more pain than others and the common sources of pain including g... Learn More >>

Topics: Kidney FailureCopingDietCKDExerciseESRDKidney Disease ComplicationsOther kidney conditions

Tired lady

Managing Side Effects of Late Stage Kidney Disease

Did you know that many of the “side effects” or symptoms people with late stage kidney disease experience can be managed? Some of ... Learn More >>

Topics: Kidney FailureMental HealthCopingDialysisESRDKidney Disease ComplicationsOther kidney conditions

Woman on weight scale

Healthy weight pre and post-kidney transplant

Maintaining a healthy weight can be a big part of the kidney transplant process – both before the transplant surgery and after. Th... Learn More >>

Topics: CopingDietCKDExerciseTransplantESRDNutrition

Eating healthy on diabetes

Eating healthy with diabetes and kidney disease

In recognition of National Diabetes Awareness Month, the webinar will focus on managing two conditions that often happen together ... Learn More >>

Topics: DiabetesDietESRDNutrition

A family enjoying a holiday dinner

Phosphorus in the kidney disease diet: Holiday Edition

Unless you have kidney disease, you may not think about the phosphorus in your foods. But when you have kidney disease, phosphorus... Learn More >>

Topics: CopingDietCKDESRDNutrition

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

Kidney disease and children

Kidney disease in children

There are unique considerations and challenges that come with being a child with kidney disease (pediatric kidney disease). Since ... Learn More >>

Topics: Kidney FailureCopingCKDESRD

Couple sitting on a bench

Cómo adaptarse a la vida posterior a un trasplante de riñón

Recibir un trasplante de riñón puede ser un acontecimiento que lo entusiasme y le cambie la vida, pero tomar los cuidados necesari... Learn More >>

Topics: Kidney FailureCopingTransplantESRD

Humanizing Dialysis

Humanizing Dialysis

Choosing the best type of treatment for kidney failure can be difficult for patients, especially when they receive little guidance... Learn More >>

Topics: Kidney FailureCopingDialysisESRD