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Fun and education in patient camp in Lithuania

Exchanging thoughts with your peers and enjoying leisure together is so important for patients with chronic disease. In Lithuania, the patient association Gyvastis organises a summer camp every year to bring together various patients, … 635 more words

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"Eliminating the fear of travelling abroad for dialysis patients"

Strong together! Virtus Vita is a global travel agency specialised for dialysis patients providing safe and stress-free holiday. In our interview Aris Bailan, Executive Director of Virtus Vita explains… 26 more words

Renal Disease

Vascular access hemorrhage – How to prevent and what to do in case of emergency

Vascular access hemorrhage can be a fatal complication of hemodialysis, but it is a potentially preventable one. Several studies identified the following risk factors:

  1. Access-related complications that occurred within six months prior to bleeding deaths, such as: stenosis, local sepsis, aneurysms and pseudoaneurysms…
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Rock & Dialysis - Interview with Cristian Perez, leader of "The Ballbreakers"

Can you be a rock star and a dialysis patient at the same time? Of course! And if you don’t believe it, you can just go to the beautiful region of El Bolson, in the Argentinian Patagonia, and talk to Cristian Perez, leader of “The Ballbreakers”. 19 more words

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Traveling to Las Vegas as a dialysis patient? No problem!

When Enes Cagatay (24) won a trip to Las Vegas, he could hardly contain his joy. But he is a dialysis patient. Can it still work? 635 more words

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Team Diaverum Nottingham Raises $439.65 for Kidney Research

Congratulations to our colleagues at the Nottingham clinic, who completed a 7-mile London Bridges Walk on Sunday 12th July to raise funds for Kidney Research UK. 372 more words

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July Harree Update

Jimmy says Harree was trying to mail himself back to me.

Harree is given subq fluids every other day. He has an aluminum hydroxide supplement added to his food. 238 more words