Archives for Kidney Failure

Clinical Trials and Kidney Disease

Estudios clínicos y enfermedad renal

Los ensayos clínicos son estudios de investigación que prueban la efectividad de los nuevos tratamientos u otros procedimientos mé... Learn More >>

Topics: Kidney FailureCoping

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

Clinical Trials and Kidney Disease

Clinical Trials and Kidney Disease

Ms. Jovonni Spinner, who leads the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) Diversity in Clinical Trials Initiative, will discuss clin... Learn More >>

Topics: Kidney FailureCoping

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

Dr. Melancon performing a transplant

Living Kidney Donation: Everything you Need to Know

There is no question that for most people, kidney transplant is considered the best treatment option for kidney failure. Receiving... Learn More >>

Topics: Kidney FailureTransplant

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

Home dialysis options

Choosing the right treatment method – exploring home options

Kidney patients have choices when it comes to their dialysis treatment. Each treatment type is unique, and all patients should hav... Learn More >>

Topics: Kidney FailureCKDDialysis

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

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

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