Living With Kidney Disease and Thriving On Dialysis

Thriving on dialysis means knowing that your emotional well-being is just as important as your physical well-being.

By staying true to your passions and goals—as well as taking care of your physical health—you’ll have your best dialysis experience. See how to thrive.

Thriving on dialysis

Personal life

From intimacy and sex to dealing with emotional ups and downs—and even talking about dialysis with friends and family—they’re all part of your emotional and personal health.
Personal life essentials
Staying active on dialysis

Staying active

Find meaning through work, volunteering or diving into a hobby. A purposeful life is a richer one. 

How goals give you purpose
Grocery shopping on dialysis

Staying healthy

Staying healthy on dialysis means more than just exercise—it means staying infection-free and maybe juggling other conditions, too.

Get tips and tools
Traveling on dialysis

Need dialysis, can travel

Whatever type of dialysis you are on, vacation or business travel simply takes some planning.

Plan your getaway
Couple with 5 tips on dialysis treatment

Tips for loved ones

Practical tips and tools to help you support your loved one emotionally and physically, as well as tips to help you take care of yourself

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Learn how to live your fullest with our class, KidneyCare:365. Discover tips to help maintain kidney health and be more in charge of your choices.