Chronic kidney disease presents many challenges for the hundreds of thousands of individuals who face dialysis each year in the United States. For many, the desire to remain active and feel connectedto others is significant. Maintaining employment, re-training for a job that can meet the individuals new schedule or volunteerism are ways to remain active and improve quality of life. While employment is not possible for all dialysis patients, it is a practical goal for many patients and should be encouraged. Please visit the links below to learn more about Vocational Rehabilitation in your area.
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