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Penticton dad donates kidney to save his son

The father and son duo who operate a long-time Penticton poutine truck are using the family business to champion a cause that hits very close to home. 384 more words


9/18 SC UKEEP on Diet and Health

The UCLA Kidney Education Enhancement Program (UKEEP) will hold a September 18, 2016 educational seminar in Santa Monica for CKD and ESRD patients on the  57 more words

Patient Education

Father Meets Man Whose Life Was Saved By Daughter's Kidney

BOSTON (CBS) — Glenn Corbett waits at Logan Airport with great anticipation to his child.

“My daughter lives and he’s going to walk through that door any minute,” Glenn said. 262 more words


Access to Dialysis; AAKP Meeting

We’ve placed the September 2016 issue of Network Consumer News, the Northwest Renal Network patient newsletter, on the Network 16 website at https://nwrn.org/patients-a-family/ptedres/ncn.html .  This issue covers access to care, involuntary discharge, and Network 16’s grievance process.   118 more words

Staff Education

SC 8/24-28 LA Kidney Walk Luncheon

NKF invites all who are interested to a free lunch and informative presentation to kick off the August 28, 2016 Los Angeles Kidney Walk at Griffith Park.   42 more words

Staff Education

9/22-23 AAKP Patient Meeting

There’s still time to register for the AAKP National Patient Meeting in Nashville September 23-25, 2016 on the theme Explore Your Future Today.  Topics include transplantation and living donation, patient engagement, diet and nutrition, treatment options and medications, and patient safety.   35 more words

Patient Education

My Five Year Anniversary!

I can’t believe it. It has been five years since my former kidney went to its new recipient at the University of Michigan hospital. I think of the recipient all of the time and hope he is doing well. 55 more words

Adventures Of A Kidney Donor