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The Importance of Getting Support
One way to thrive on dialysis—whichever type you choose—is by reaching out to people who can encourage you. Getting support from family, friends or treatment team members, like your social worker or nurse, is essential to crafting a balanced, fulfilling life on dialysis.
How to build your own dialysis support group
Tell your family and caregivers how you feel—and ask how they’re feeling too! Good communication is a two-way street.