Monthly Archives: August 2016

PKD Awareness Day

Polycystic Kidney Disease Awareness Day is on September 4. This is a type of kidney disease that is not preventable. Let’s learn a bit more about PKD. WHO IS AT RISK? • Family history HOW IS PKD DIAGNOSED? • Positive family history • Ultrasound or other imaging • Genetic testing

Posted in HCP News, News & Events | 2 Comments

Kidney Awareness Walk Honouring Dialysis Patients Past and Present

Residents of Norway House, Manitoba are making the long trek on foot and by bicycle to Winnipeg in order to raise awareness of kidney disease. Norway House is among many rural and remote First Nations communities affected by chronic kidney disease in Manitoba. “Kidney disease remains a growing concern in Manitoba, particularly for rural and…
Read More

Posted in News & Events | Comments closed

Kidney Connect Online Community

If you haven’t already, make sure to check out Kidney Connect which is an online community for people living with kidney disease in Canada. Launched by Kidney Foundation of Canada, this site is a great way to connect with people on all topics relating to kidney disease, dialysis and transplant.

Posted in News & Events | Comments closed

Kidney Friendly Farmer’s Market Guide

Click here for our kidney friendly gardening guide.

Posted in News & Events | Leave a comment