Welcome to the myDaVita.com Kidney Disease and Dialysis Forums

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    1. New to the myDaVita community? Welcome! Introduce yourself and get to know other community members in this discussion forum.

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  2. General dialysis Threads / Posts  Last Post

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    2. Trying to control diabetes or hypertension? Discuss these and other health conditions associated with end stage renal disease.

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    3. Share stories about how to balance work with dialysis or discuss how to navigate insurance coverage with the community.

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    4. Have questions about medications commonly prescribed to people on dialysis? Ask them in this section.

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    2. Need to control diabetes or high blood pressure? Discuss these and other health conditions associated with kidney disease.

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    3. Talk about working when you’ve been diagnosed with kidney disease or discuss insurance coverage with other myDaVita.com forum members.

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    4. Have questions about medications for the kidney care community? Ask them in this section.

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  4. Home dialysis Threads / Posts  Last Post

    1. Are you new to peritoneal dialysis or home hemodialysis? Talk about your transition to dialysis in this forum.

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    2. Find support in this forum created for caregivers of home dialysis patients.

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  5. Diet & nutrition Threads / Posts  Last Post

    1. The Kidney Diet

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      Want to swap kidney-friendly recipes? Or do you have questions about your CKD diet or dialysis diet? Chat about it in the Kidney Diet forum.

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    2. From phosphorus and potassium to hemoglobin and albumin, get answers to your questions about nutrition and lab values.

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    3. How do you stay active when you have kidney disease and are on dialysis? Share your thoughts in this forum.

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      1. Exercise,
      2. Weight loss

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  6. Education, inspiration & lifestyle Threads / Posts  Last Post

    1. Resources & education

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      Talk about kidney disease resources and dialysis education.

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    2. Support

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      Who supports you—emotionally, financially, etc.—when you have kidney disease and are on dialysis?

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      1. Online support group

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    4. Lifestyle

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      Have you experience any lifestyle changes after your kidney disease diagnosis? Chat with people like you in this forum.

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      1. Lifestyle issues

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  7. Travel Threads / Posts  Last Post

    1. Before you hit the road, reach out to the community for tips about traveling around the United States when you’re on dialysis.

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    2. It is possible to travel abroad when you’re on dialysis. Discuss international travel in this forum.

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    3. Share tips and tricks about traveling on home dialysis, whether you’re on peritoneal dialysis (PD) or home hemodialysis (HHD).

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  8. Transplant Threads / Posts  Last Post

    1. Transplant recipient

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      A kidney transplant is an alternative treatment to dialysis. Start a transplant discussion in this forum.

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    2. Are you on the kidney transplant waiting list? Talk about your experience here.

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    3. Have you donated a kidney or are you looking into becoming a donor? Share your kidney donor story with the community.

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  9. Caregivers Threads / Posts  Last Post

    1. Let others know how you cope as a caregiver for a person with kidney disease.

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    2. When you care for someone with kidney disease, you may need support. Find care partner discussions in this forum.

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    3. Give tips and advice on how you say thank-you to your care partner when you are on dialysis.

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  10. DaVita online Threads / Posts  Last Post

    1. We'll post announcements on upcoming content or tools we add to DaVita.com here. You'll have a chance to respond to our changes.

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    2. Give us feedback about the site’s kidney care resources.

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    3. Finding something hard to use? Is something broken? Get help from other forum members or let the DaVita Online team know there is a problem.

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