Kidneys

Know the Signs of Too Much Fluid

Kidneys

When kidneys are not healthy, extra fluid can build up in the body. This is called fluid overload and it can raise blood pressure and force the heart ...

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Five Ways to Keep a CKD-Diet on Track

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Living with CKD means living with a CKD-friendly diet. Each of us needs to make the best choices for a longer, healthier life. Here are five ways to ...

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Reduce Stress to Lower Your Blood Pressure

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High blood pressure is one of the leading causes of CKD, and more than half the people living with CKD have high blood pressure. Fortunately, there ...

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Talking about Having Kidney Disease

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Living with kidney disease can be an adjustment. You’ve had to learn many new things. The same goes for those around you. When and Who to Tell The ...

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Preparing for a Kidney Transplant

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A kidney transplant is a treatment, not a cure for kidney disease. A kidney from a human donor is placed into the body during surgery. If you wonder ...

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CKD-friendly BBQ Recipes

Kidneys

The summer is a great time to catch up and enjoy the company of those you love while grilling up favorite foods. While living with CKD means living ...

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Top Tips For Summer Sun Protection

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For many, summertime can increase time spent outdoors. For those with Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD), here are a few things to keep in mind as you plan ...

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3 Tips For Summer Fitness

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A healthy and active lifestyle is good for your physical and emotional health. With summer here, look for ways to move your daily workouts outdoors. ...

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Kidney Friendly Grilling Ideas

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Grilling season is here! With warmer days, cooking and eating meals outside just seems natural. Here are some tips to help you enjoy yourself without ...

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Planning Your Summer Getaway

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Don’t let your dialysis treatments keep you from enjoying a summer getaway. Before you book your flight, here’s everything you need to know about ...

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5 Ways to Improve Your Mental Health

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Whether you just started your dialysis journey or you’ve been on it for a while, there will always be good days and bad, but we want to ensure your ...

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The Link Between Neuropathy and Kidney Disease

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For those living with Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD), there can be a slew of other complications that come along with it. One of those being neuropathy ...

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3 Benefits of Daily Walks With Your Dog

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It can be hard for everyone to get enough exercise, but regardless of health, it’s important to make it a priority…for you and your four-legged ...

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How Your Heritage is Linked to Kidney Disease

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While the reason is not entirely understood, medical research has shown people of African Americans and Hispanic descent are at a greater risk for ...

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Top Ways to Enjoy Gardening With Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)

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Chronic kidney disease (CKD) shouldn’t stop you from getting outside and enjoying nature. Gardening is a great way to enjoy nature and improve health. ...

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