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      Developments in most fields, such as technology and medicine (which often go hand in hand,) do not happen overnight. In the case of medicine it often took hundreds, if not thousands of years to get where we are today. Kidney disease is one that goes back thousands of years. The ancient Romans… Read more »

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Utica, N.Y. – The Fortus Group, a leading healthcare staffing firm, has rebranded to Fortus Healthcare Resources to accurately reflect and expand its full range of services for healthcare facilities and professionals. The company began in 1993 as a dialysis staffing firm. Since then, Fortus has enhanced its focus and specialties to include recruitment and… Read more »

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Travel Nursing is a rewarding experience that allows you the opportunity to experience new places and people along the way. If you’re thinking about pursuing travel nursing there are some things that are helpful to know about packing for your time away from home. Below are a few things to keep in mind when you’re… Read more »

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Peritoneal dialysis is a common treatment for individuals facing kidney failure. According to the National Kidney Foundation, nearly 350,000 Americans are currently on dialysis. If you are using dialysis to treat your condition, it is important to consistently check for problems and know how to handle them. Here are some of the things to look… Read more »

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In a world saturated with Pinterest recipes and Food Network stars, it is sometimes hard to see all the amazing food while knowing that it isn’t optimal for specific dietary needs. However, there are many options for individuals currently undergoing dialysis. Here is one such recipe for an Apple Tart that is perfect for the… Read more »