Most dialysis patients believe they cannot exercise. The truth is—most dialysis patients CAN and SHOULD exercise. Many renal patients describe regular exercise as the first activity that made them feel “normal” again after starting dialysis treatments.
Medical professionals working in renal rehabilitation have shown that a regular exercise program, however limited, not only enhances a person’s potential for physical activity, but also improves the overall quality of life for people on dialysis.
Importance of resistance exercise:
Recommendation for dialysis patient exercises:
Exercising during dialysis = better prognosis
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