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Tips for Taking Care of aHUS Caregivers

Rare diseases such as atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome (aHUS) can be difficult to cope with, both for patients and their caregivers. Caregiving is a very demanding and daily task. Here are some tips for family members and friends to help support caregivers, especially those who may be expressing feelings…

Tips for aHUS Caregivers

Caring for someone with atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome (aHUS) can be a stressful. Here are some tips to help you cope with stress and maintain your well-being. Take good care of your own health It is common to lose track of your needs when looking after someone affected by…

Coping with aHUS

Atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome (aHUS) is a rare, progressive disease that results from tiny blood clots forming in small blood vessels, particularly those of the kidneys. aHUS often leads to multiple problems, including hemolytic anemia (destruction of red blood cells), thrombocytopenia (low platelet count), and kidney…