Life@Home Patient Stories Kamal's Story Kamal's kidney failure was a two in a million chance. Keeping this balance, called homeostasis... Patient Videos Angela's Story Watch the stories of these patients who overcame their challenges to thrive on NxStage System One home hemodialysis therapy. Dialysis Needles Buttonhole Technique Stuart Mott, LPN, is a pioneer in buttonhole cannulation, whose articles about Touch Cannulation, Cushion Cannulation, and Tandem Hand cannulation have changed practice. Life@Home Articles LVH: Heading Off a Common Heart Problem As the old song goes, "the knee bone's connected to the leg bone...." Kidney failure affects your whole body, and your heart can be first in line for harm. Care Partners Learn how you can help. Is someone you know a dialysis patient? Choosing Your Treatment My Life, My Dialysis Choice How do you choose a treatment when you don't want any of them? This is what some people with kidney failure ask themselves.