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Empowered to thrive: Sam Trevino’s home dialysis and transplant story

Sam was a 19-year-old college soccer star when he was diagnosed with kidney failure and told he needed dialysis. At the time, he felt he’d lost all control. Several years later, a nurse suggested home hemodialysis —and Sam went for it. He shares how empowered he became, how he got back to a lifestyle he loves and how became a transplant recipient after years of home dialysis.

Watch a video of Sam's story here

This article was posted on August 9th, 2019