Physical Activity Can Benefit Dialysis Patients

Physical Activity Can Benefit Dialysis Patients

by | May 25, 2022 | Exercise, Kidney Care

According to studies published in Peritoneal Dialysis International, peritoneal dialysis patients report minimal adverse effects from exercise or physical activity treatments and are likely to benefit from these.  Some suggested activities might be walking, swimming, bicycling (indoors or out), skiing, aerobic dancing or any other activities in which you need to move large muscle groups continuously.  Before committing to a new exercise regimen, it is highly recommended you discuss an plan with your physician.

Learn more about how exercise can benefit you, they types of exercise that can be helpful in kidney care along with how long and how often you should consider working out.

Sources: Healio.com and Staying Fit with Kidney Disease” Kidney.org

 

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