Author: Lisa Mitchell

Whether it is the patient or the caregiver, diagnosis of a serious health condition like the need for dialysis therapy can bring turmoil and trigger anxiety.

The onset of anxiety affects you not only mentally but also physically. You may begin feeling one or more effects of anxiety, like trouble sleeping, headaches and muscle tension. This build-up of stress can further impact your immune system, making you more vulnerable to other illnesses.

To learn practices to manage anxiety, please check the blog here.

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