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How CKD and ESRD Patients Can Stay Safe in the Summer Heat

How CKD and ESRD Patients Can Stay Safe in the Summer Heat

by | Jun 25, 2024 | Patient Education

Summer can be tough on anyone, but especially for those with Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) and End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD). Here are some essential tips to stay safe in the summer heat:

  • Hydration: Drink plenty of water but within your fluid restrictions.
  • Sun Protection: Use sunscreen and wear protective clothing.
  • Avoid Peak Sun Hours: Stay indoors during the hottest part of the day (10 AM – 4 PM).
  • Cool Environment: Use fans or air conditioning to stay cool

Follow these tips to enjoy a safe and healthy summer!

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