Friday, January 29, 2016

Do you hate the word compliance? Check out Henning Sondergaards blog/article

http://www.homedialysis.org/news-and-research/blog/136-from-compliance-to-concordance

Saturday, January 16, 2016

Mel Hodges HDC Blog post "Become A Smart Patient" Part 2

http://homedialysis.org/news-and-research/blog/134-become-a-smart-patient-and-save-your-own-life-part-2-empower-yourself

Thursday, January 14, 2016

CMS Preparing for Emergencies

http://kcercoalition.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/Preparing-for-Emergencies.pdf

4 Things You Should Understand About Living With Kidney Disease AKF Blog

http://www.kidneyfund.org/kidney-today/4-things-you-should-understand-about-living-with-kidney-disease.html#.VpVFCvkrKUk

Being Winter Weather Ready (as a dialysis patient) AKF Blog

http://akf2015.pub30.convio.net/blog/winter-weather-preparedness.html#.VpQNWPkrKUk

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Renal Dosing Errors Frequent in Hemodialysis Patients NN&I article

http://www.renalandurologynews.com/hemodialysis/renal-dosing-errors-frequent-in-hemodialysis-patients/article/464340/

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Friday, January 8, 2016

HDC Blog by Mel Hodge "Become a Smart Patient...pt 1"

http://homedialysis.org/news-and-research/blog/133-become-a-smart-patient-and-save-your-own-life-part-1-follow-the-money

Is the New Allocation System Fair by Lana Schmidt

http://www.nephrologynews.com/is-the-new-kidney-transplant-allocation-system-fair/

NN Racial Disparities Eased By New Allocation System

http://www.nephrologynews.com/racial-disparities-in-kidney-transplantation-rates-eased-by-new-allocation-system/

A Lesson In Self Acceptance by Krista Ciminera

https://nkfstayinghealthy.wordpress.com/2015/12/30/a-lesson-in-self-acceptance/

NKF's Starting The New Year Right

https://www.kidney.org/content/starting-new-year-right

Thursday, January 7, 2016

New Drug for High Potassium Now Available in U.S.

http://www.renalandurologynews.com/chronic-kidney-disease-ckd/veltassa-for-hyperkalemia-now-available-in-the-us/article/463499/

Wednesday, January 6, 2016

Monday, January 4, 2016

Lab grown organs?

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/in-theory/wp/2015/12/31/will-lab-grown-kidneys-fix-our-transplant-waiting-lists/

Why the most costly diseases get the least research money??

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/wonk/wp/2015/07/17/why-the-diseases-that-cause-the-most-harm-dont-always-get-the-most-research-money/

Time to treat Donors with Respect

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/in-theory/wp/2016/01/01/its-time-to-treat-organ-donors-with-the-respect-they-deserve/