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Making Meal Prep Work for You

If you’re a fan of using food blogs or social media to find recipes, it’s likely you’ve come across the idea of meal prep. What…

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Kidney Diet Tips

Sheet Pan Smarts for the Kidney Diet

Putting together a tasty meal using only one pan is the ultimate in convenience for the home cook. Not only are sheet pan meals quick…

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DaVita® Medical Insights

Study: Peritonitis Event Reporting with a Surveillance System

The ability to accurately and consistently identify peritonitis (PTN) events is necessary to make comparisons across and between peritoneal dialysis (PD) programs. This type of…

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Podcast: Innovation in Kidney Care

Implementation science is the application of research findings and evidence-based interventions to routine clinical practice; it is an important part of innovation in health care….

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DaVita® Stories

DaVita Nurse with a Purpose Shares Her Story

My name is Ashley Collins and I work for DaVita as an acute dialysis nurse in St. Louis, Missouri. I love working for DaVita because…

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DaVita® Stories

Want More Capacity and Creativity?

Editor’s note: This was originally published on the DaVita Stories blog Jan. 11, 2018. Have you ever wanted to have your own personal assistant? Someone…

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Kidney Diet Tips

Best cereal choices for the kidney diet

Today I received a question about the best cereals for a person in stage 3 chronic kidney disease (CKD) to eat. Instead of sending my…

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Kidney Diet Tips

Hemodialysis and fluid intake: How much to drink?

People on in-center hemodialysis usually have dialysis treatments three times a week. The amount of fluid they can have is limited since the kidneys lose…

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DaVita® Medical Insights

Recognizing Social Workers on World Social Work Day

Dialysis patients and their families are often unaware of the breadth of support and resources available to them. These include transportation options, support groups, educational…

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Acute Kidney Injury Patients Now Receiving Dialysis in an Outpatient Setting

This January, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) gave dialysis centers the ability to provide dialysis services to acute kidney injury (AKI) patients….

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DaVita® Stories

Making a Difference, One Costume at a Time

For approximately one year, I have posted on social media to DaVita, The Ellen Show and Twitter about DaVita teammate Shelli Neal Bounds.  Why would…

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DaVita® Stories

DaVita Teammate Receives Life-Changing News from DNA Test

In January of 2008, I spent two weeks on a mission trip in Africa. While I was there, I asked a lot of locals what…

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