March 11th

is World Kidney Day in Canada

Help us raise awareness about Chronic Kidney Disease.

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In Manitoba there are

1,856

Adults receiving life-sustaining dialysis

6,614

more being treated for Chronic Kidney Disease

348,000

Dialysis treatments done in one year

What is Kidney disease?

Chronic Kidney Disease is when kidneys are damaged and not working properly over a period of time. Read More

Who is at risk?

Kidney disease can happen for a lot of reasons but people with diabetes, high blood pressure, family history of kidney disease or autoimmune disorders are more at risk. Read More

How do I get my kidneys checked?

A doctor or nurse can do routine blood and urine tests. The results will show how your kidneys are doing. These tests should be done once a year. Read More

Latest News

March 12, 2021 | News Staff News

STARTING THE WEEK OF MONDAY, MARCH 15, 2021 – All people entering hospitals or personal care homes will be provided…

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March 11, 2021 | News Staff News

On March 10, 2021, Manitoba released new information with renal/dialysis patients being part of two priority populations for the AstraZeneca/COVIDSHIELD…

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March 8, 2021 | News Staff News Staff Profiles

Dr. Andrea Mazurat is a nephrologist who has been working with the Manitoba Renal Program since 2017. “I actually wanted…

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