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Thanks for joining the Kidney Disease Awareness Cause Page! We are grateful for your support of this important cause. To get updates about kidney disease in the news on a regular basis, please "like" the Kidney Disease Awareness Fan Page at…Read More

3 things you can do to fight kidney disease in 2011

Fight kidney disease with 3 resolutions in 2011: 1. Get checked for diabetes and high blood pressure (the 2 leading causes of kidney disease) 2. Ask your doctor to test for albuminuria and calculate your GFR (tests for kidney function) 3. Invite your friends…Read More

California Senate proclaims Nov 7-13 as Kidney Disease Awareness Week

http://www.thestreet.com/story/10911506/1/california-senate-proclaims-november-7-13-as-ckd-education-week.html This milestone falls in line with the last two Kidney Awareness Run|Walks of 2010: Nov 7 in Sacramento, and Nov 13 in Long Beach. Come on out for a…Read More

November is Diabetes Month!

The federal government released statistics indicating that by 2050, 1 in 3 people living in the US will have diabetes -- which is a leading cause of kidney disease. Help spread the word about the need for early detection, and the importance of healthy eating…Read More

Kidney disease on Oprah

Dr. Oz talks about kidney disease and how to detect it. http://www.oprah.com/health/Dr-Oz-Explains-Symptoms-of-Chronic-Kidney-Disease

Show your support for kidney disease awareness in Washington DC 10/16 -- and get screened

The Washington, DC Kidney Awareness Run|Walk is this Sat, 10/16 at RFK Stadium. US Rep Eleanor Holmes Norton will welcome the crowd. There'll be a kidney health expo, kid zone with bouncy house, and activities and games for the whole family. Plus, kidney…Read More

Easy ways to educate your community about kidney disease and kidney health

You can educate your friends, family and community about the risk factors for kidney disease and how to keep your kidneys healthy with these ready-to-use flyers, talking points, newsletter blurbs and powerpoint.…Read More
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