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Welcome to myDaVita

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

General Dialysis

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Talk about your experiences on dialysis with the kidney care community.
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noahcentineo
Davita SUCKS
Share stories about how to balance work with dialysis or discuss how to navigate insurance coverage with the community.
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Discuss how you and your doctor find ways to manage your dialysis and other health needs.
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geebranz
question about antibiotic

Kidney Disease, Not on Dialysis

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Discuss experiences with early-stage chronic kidney disease (CKD).
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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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Scitit36
Medicare Advantage Insurance
Talk about the ways you manage your health when you have kidney disease.
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petersons
Chronic diarrhea

Home Dialysis

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Are you new to peritoneal dialysis or home hemodialysis? Talk about your transition to dialysis in this forum.
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nancyjog
Lost dwell time
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.
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gerry581
Infrared Sauna?

Diet & Nutrition

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Looking for kidney-friendly recipes or have questions about your CKD diet or dialysis diet? Chat about it here!
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namboru
Diet Tracker Planner
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How do you stay active when you have kidney disease and are on dialysis? Share your thoughts in this forum.
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Education, Inspiration & Lifestyle

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Share inspiring stories and pieces of advice about living with kidney disease.
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Talk about kidney disease resources and dialysis education.
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What lifestyle changes have you experienced after your kidney disease diagnosis? Chat with others like you in this forum.
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Who supports you—emotionally, financially, etc.—when you have kidney disease and are on dialysis?
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Learn more about CMS Five-Star Ratings here.
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JellyMin
What is Five-Star?

Travel

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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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namboru
RV rental from Las Vegas
by namboru
For many, it is possible to travel abroad when you’re on dialysis. Discuss international travel here.
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gerry581
Travel to the Philippines
Share tips and tricks about traveling on home dialysis, whether you’re on peritoneal dialysis (PD) or home hemodialysis (HHD).
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blareblare20
Hawaii Vacation

Transplant

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A kidney transplant is an alternative treatment to dialysis. Start a transplant discussion in this forum.
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cartwrighthlmv67
Ezekiel Bread
Are you on the kidney transplant waiting list? Talk about your experience here.
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Rmarcel
Home PD patient
by Rmarcel
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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PKDGUY5
Looking to donate!
by PKDGUY5

Caregivers

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Let others know how you cope as a caregiver for a person with kidney disease.
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When you care for someone with kidney disease, you may need support. Find care partner discussions in this forum.
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JellyMin
Cramps
Find support in this forum created for caregivers of home dialysis patients.
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VickieLee
In Home Peritoneal Dialysis
Get support from other parents who care for their child on dialysis.
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Give tips and advice on how you say thank-you to your care partner when you're on dialysis.
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DaVita Online

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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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Give us feedback about the site’s kidney care resources.
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Billiedwards
technical problem
Is something broken? Let the DaVita Online team know there is a problem through the Help Center.
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RDSara
Labs results
by RDSara

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