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For Families: What to Expect After Dialysis

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It’s your kidney’s job to filter and eliminate waste from the body. But what happens when the kidneys get damaged and loses its ability to function properly?

This is where dialysis treatment comes in handy. This is a treatment that helps replace some of the lost functions of the kidneys. Dialysis treatment is usually needed for patients in later stages of a chronic kidney disease.

If you’re loved one is going to be having dialysis treatment, there are a couple of things that All City Caregivers would like you to know.

Treatments never go 100% without a hitch. Here are a few side effects that you should be aware of and how Non-medical Home Care can help:

  • Low blood pressure
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Dry or itchy skin
  • Muscle cramps
  • Higher risk for infections

Suffering through these symptoms might make life uncomfortable for your senior, but through Home Care Services in Simi Valley, California, your senior can enjoy a more convenient, relaxing, and worry-free recovery at home.

Some of these side effects can be reduced through proper diet and care. For example, a Home Health Aide in California can ensure that your senior only eats food allowed by their physicians, never miss out on their doses, and have all their chores and errands taken cared of.

If you want to learn more about senior care, call us at 1-805-359-2966.

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