Chronic Conditions 16th December 2014

Living with dialysis, then and now

The thought of an artificial organ that’s keeping you alive from outside your body – literally carrying the blood through tubes from your body into a machine sitting next to you, which cleans it and then pumps it back into ...

by Karen Finn

Chronic Conditions 30th September 2014

My home, my dialysis

It's about freedom. Flexibility. Choice. People with kidney failure once had just two options: kidney transplantation or visiting a clinic for dialysis several times per week. Now that's changed. Even those suitable for transplantation usually could spend years on dialysis ...

by Gary Finnegan