DaVita.com Kidney Education http://www.davita.com DaVita provides a complete range of dialysis treatments and support services for patients living with chronic kidney failure, also known as end stage renal disease, or ESRD. Anxiety and Dialysis http://www.davita.com/dialysis/life on dialysis/anxiety-and-dialysis/a/7082

When you think about dialysis, is it more than butterflies in the belly? Do you begin to feel overwhelmed by the thought of treating your end stage renal disease (ESRD) and everything else that comes with it? If so, you may be experiencing anxiety. DaVita social worker Rob Ross gives an overview of anxiety, its symptoms and how to treat it.