Helping you live a better life on dialysis

  • Dialysis Friendly Summertime Grilling

    Featured Recipes

    Enjoy the Taste of Summer

    Summertime, and the grilling is easy with new recipes from Chef Aaron McCargo, Jr. and FMCNA

  • Independence with Home Dialysis

    Home Dialysis

    Declare Your

    This summer, learn how home dialysis can free you to enjoy a more active lifestyle.

  • Right Start Guides

    Patient Resources

    RightStart In-Center Guides

    Fresenius Medical Care’s RightStart™ In-Center Guides are now available online to support patients in managing their treatment.

  • Inspiring Story Katherine Romanick

    Inspiring Patients

    Patient Success Stories

    Meet people on dialysis who have made a commitment to staying fit.  Learn how they are living life to the fullest.

  • Active Couple

    Eat Smart & Get Moving

    Staying Healthy

    By adding fitness to your life and variety and flavor to your diet, you can enjoy a healthy, active lifestyle on dialysis.


Earlier diagnosis, patient education help reduce prevalence of dialysis crash starts

Jeffrey L. Hymes, M.D., Associate Chief Medical Officer for Fresenius Medical Care North America, writes about the importance of avoiding 'crashing into dialysis' due to kidney failure, and best practices for preparing chronic kidney disease patients to better manage their disease. Read More

Chef McCargo and FMCNA Share Recipes for BBQ Season

Chef McCargo unveils new recipes and cooking tips for grilling this summer. Read More

FMCNA is Ready to Respond to this Season’s Tornados, Hurricanes, Floods and Other Weather Emergencies

Advance Planning Ensures That Dialysis Patients Can Continue Life-Sustaining Treatments After Disaster Strikes Read More

FMCNA Social Worker Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

National Kidney Foundation’s Council of Nephrology Social Workers Recognizes Stephanie Johnstone’s Outstanding Achievements in Dialysis Patient Care Read More

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