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The Fluid Factor and Home Dialysis

One of the most difficult challenges for people on home dialysis is maintaining their fluid balance. DaVita® nurses Kore Nielsen and Beverly Garcellano give their recommendations for how patients can reach their dry weight goal each day.

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Is Your Home Dialysis Adequate?

Generally, patients who are dialyzed adequately can live longer and have a better quality of life. So if you’re on home dialysis, how will you know when you’re receiving adequate dialysis? Melissa R. Harnell, DaVita® nurse, explains how to measure adequacy for peritoneal dialysis (PD) and home hemodialysis (HHD) patients.

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3 Easy Steps to Switch to Home Dialysis

All it takes is three easy steps to switch to home dialysis with DaVita. Whether you choose peritoneal dialysis (PD) or home hemodialysis (HHD), the transition to home is accompanied by a dedicated DaVita care team.

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