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Welcome to myDaVita

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New member? Introduce Yourself Here
New to the myDaVita community? Welcome! Introduce yourself and get to know other community members in this discussion forum.
Topics: 1,781 Posts: 5,523
Last Post: Newbie
1,781 5,523
Melindajohnsonwyo

General Dialysis

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Share Your Experience
Talk about your experiences on dialysis with the kidney care community.
Topics: 2,716 Posts: 18,223
Last Post: Cake shop in bandra
2,716 18,223
leedsseo029
Employment & Insurance
Share stories about how to balance work with dialysis or discuss how to navigate insurance coverage with the community.
Topics: 57 Posts: 338
57 338
Health Management
Discuss how you and your doctor find ways to manage your dialysis and other health needs.
Topics: 189 Posts: 1,024
189 1,024

Kidney Disease, Not on Dialysis

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Share Your Experience
Discuss experiences with early-stage chronic kidney disease (CKD).
Topics: 891 Posts: 5,136
891 5,136
Employment & Insurance
Talk about working when you’ve been diagnosed with kidney disease or discuss insurance coverage with other myDaVita.com forum members.
Topics: 48 Posts: 138
48 138
AmberBrion
Health Management
Talk about the ways you manage your health when you have kidney disease.
Topics: 185 Posts: 894
Last Post: Rich Dad, Poor Dad
185 894

Home Dialysis

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Share Your Experience
Are you new to peritoneal dialysis or home hemodialysis? Talk about your transition to dialysis in this forum.
Topics: 649 Posts: 4,122
649 4,122
Continuous Ambulatory Peritoneal Dialysis (CAPD) Q&A
CAPD is a type of dialysis that can be done at home, or even at work. In this forum, Michelle Cassin, RN and Senior Clinical Director of DaVita Home Dialysis will respond to your questions. Please note: for time sensitive issues, always contact your care team or on-call nurse directly for the fastest response.
Topics: 54 Posts: 191
Last Post: Infrared Sauna?
54 191
SharmaKate

Diet & Nutrition

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The Kidney Diet
Looking for kidney-friendly recipes or have questions about your CKD diet or dialysis diet? Chat about it here!
Topics: 1,578 Posts: 8,390
1,578 8,390
Exercise & Weight Loss
How do you stay active when you have kidney disease and are on dialysis? Share your thoughts in this forum.
Topics: 111 Posts: 844
Last Post: Bodybuilding??!
111 844
darna123

Education, Inspiration & Lifestyle

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Advice & Inspiration
Share inspiring stories and pieces of advice about living with kidney disease.
Topics: 277 Posts: 2,431
277 2,431
jasonkane
Educational Resources
Talk about kidney disease resources and dialysis education.
Topics: 389 Posts: 1,636
Last Post: Social Media
389 1,636
caliweb
by caliweb
Lifestyle Changes
What lifestyle changes have you experienced after your kidney disease diagnosis? Chat with others like you in this forum.
Topics: 132 Posts: 657
132 657
Pillsuppliers
Support
Who supports you—emotionally, financially, etc.—when you have kidney disease and are on dialysis?
Topics: 339 Posts: 2,020
339 2,020
Five-Star Quality Ratings
Learn more about CMS Five-Star Ratings here.
Topics: 2 Posts: 24
Last Post: What is Five-Star?
2 24
Neoqee232

Travel

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U.S. Travel
Before you hit the road, reach out to the community for tips about traveling around the United States when you’re on dialysis.
Topics: 129 Posts: 591
129 591
LauraHo
by LauraHo
International Travel
For many, it is possible to travel abroad when you’re on dialysis. Discuss international travel here.
Topics: 35 Posts: 157
Last Post: dialysis at iceland
35 157
abel1303
Traveling on PD/HHD
Share tips and tricks about traveling on home dialysis, whether you’re on peritoneal dialysis (PD) or home hemodialysis (HHD).
Topics: 12 Posts: 63
12 63
cindsyssdzp

Transplant

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Transplant Recipient
A kidney transplant is an alternative treatment to dialysis. Start a transplant discussion in this forum.
Topics: 299 Posts: 2,255
299 2,255
Waiting for a Transplant
Are you on the kidney transplant waiting list? Talk about your experience here.
Topics: 39 Posts: 203
Last Post: Overwhelmed
39 203
valentina45
Donors
Have you donated a kidney or are you looking into becoming a donor? Share your kidney donor story with the community.
Topics: 20 Posts: 88
Last Post: Some Regrets
20 88
abel1303

Caregivers

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Coping
Let others know how you cope as a caregiver for a person with kidney disease.
Topics: 39 Posts: 184
39 184
Caring for Someone with Kidney Disease
When you care for someone with kidney disease, you may need support. Find care partner discussions in this forum.
Topics: 261 Posts: 1,716
261 1,716
Home Dialysis Caregiver Support
Find support in this forum created for caregivers of home dialysis patients.
Topics: 82 Posts: 639
82 639
Parent Support: For Those with Children on Dialysis
Get support from other parents who care for their child on dialysis.
Topics: 4 Posts: 14
4 14
TynanKauphusman
What I Do for My Caregiver
Give tips and advice on how you say thank-you to your care partner when you're on dialysis.
Topics: 67 Posts: 621
67 621

DaVita Online

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Announcements from the DaVita Online Team
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.
Topics: 39 Posts: 223
39 223
How Can We Improve the DaVita.com Website?
Give us feedback about the site’s kidney care resources.
Topics: 167 Posts: 932
Last Post: Restaurants
167 932
Emilestone
Need Help?
Is something broken? Let the DaVita Online team know there is a problem through the Help Center.
Topics: 155 Posts: 681
155 681
Topics: 10,910   Posts: 60,653   Members: 779,317   Active Members: 5,801
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