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Fluid Control for Dialysis Patients – 47 Tips

January 31, 2016 | By Stu | No Comments | Filed in: Uncategorized.

Any dialysis patient will tell you that keeping your fluid levels down between dialysis treatment is probably the biggest challenge they face. Certainly in your author’s case, this has proven a constant battle The diet can be adjusted to, the interminable hours in the chair can be whiled away in a number of ways, but • Read More »

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Wearable Artificial Kidney – Some Thoughts

January 22, 2016 | By Stu | No Comments | Filed in: Uncategorized.

I’ve been following the progress of the Wearable Artificial Kidney for a couple of years now. Progress seems to be slow but I think that it is very worthwhile research, that could result in making life better for a very specific subset of the dialysis community. The product seems to be coming up against some • Read More »

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Why the Aquatally Cup Dialysis Study is a Bit of a Joke

January 8, 2016 | By Stu | 2 Comments | Filed in: Uncategorized.

So Aquatally,  a company that puts lines on cups and sells them for $12, has conducted a study into the efficacy of their magic cup in helping dialysis patients better manage their Interdialytic Weight Gain A scientific study Into a cup With graphs Apparently patients using this cup saw an average 0.66 litre drop in their Interdialytic • Read More »

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