In Manitoba there are
Adults receiving life-sustaining dialysis
more being treated for Chronic Kidney Disease
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
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April 21, 2021 | News Staff News
Many in-centre hemodialysis patients in Winnipeg and Brandon were able to receive COVID-19 vaccinations in their dialysis units recently.