Managing Kidney Disease
- Here are some essential facts to understand about chronic kidney disease (CKD):
- CKD has 5 stages.
- There are treatments that can help slow disease progression.
- Eventually, CKD progresses to end stage renal disease (ESRD) or kidney failure—but it could take years.
- You have several treatment options for ESRD. Talk to your doctor about what fits best with your life.