Patient Resources & Useful Links
Healthy Eating with Kidney Disease
Healthy Kidney Cooking – Elisha Archie
The foundation recognizes the importance of nutrition in patients affected with or at risk of chronic kidney disease. Foundation is actively involved in promoting education and developing innovative ways to improve health literacy in better food choices.
DaVita Kidney Care – Cookbook
Today’s Kidney Diet Cookbooks. Change up your mealtime routine! Get access to all of DaVita’s free kidney diet cookbooks, recipes and tips when you register for a myDaVita account.
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
Pharmacists are a crucial part of a patient’s health care team and can support early detection and improve disease management to slow progression of chronic kidney disease (CKD). Pharmacists can recognize potential drug interactions, decipher the clinical relevance of known interactions, and develop monitoring plans based on pharmacodynamic and pharmacokinetic characteristics of an individual agent.
Medical Education Institute
People with kidney disease can live long and live well. Learn about your role in helping yourself or your loved one to stay as healthy as possible in this introduction to Kidney School.
Life Options is a program of research, research-based education, and outreach founded in 1993 to help people live long and live well with chronic kidney disease (CKD).
RetireGuide is a resource that is dedicated to providing useful information to help older adults navigate healthcare during their retirement years and fulfill their other retirement goals.
1Home Dialysis Central is a one-stop, online source of up-to-date, unbiased information about home dialysis—in all its forms—for people with kidney disease, their families, and the healthcare professionals who provide kidney disease care.
My Dialysis Choice
2If your kidneys fail, dialysis can save your life. But, dialysis is not just a medical treatment. It can also affect every aspect of your lifestyle. This tool will help you choose the right treatment for you so you can feel your best and live the way you want to.
Renal and care support
Renal Support Network
Renal Support Network (RSN) empowers people who have kidney disease to become knowledgeable about their illness, proactive in their care, hopeful about their future and make friendships that last a lifetime.
Dialysis Support Group
Dialysis is a type of renal replacement therapy which is used to provide a replacement for lost kidney function due to renal failure and Daily Strength is an online database of support groups for a variety of circumstances.
National Kidney Foundation
American Association of Kidney patients
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