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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

Viral Video: Fort Worth Man Surprises Friend with Kidney Donation

Fort Worth nurse, Danny Kolzow is days away from Kidney failure, so a lifelong friend has stepped up to donate one of his kidneys.

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8/17 Living Donation on AAKP HealthLine

AAKP HealthLine will present a webinar August 17, 2016 on “Living Kidney Donation: The Medical, Patient and Donor Perspectives,” featuring a transplant nurse, a recipient, and a donor.   69 more words

Patient Education

Good News Friday

This week has passed so quickly and before I’ve looked round it’s time for another Good News Friday installment.

First, an astonishing story of self-sacrifice in more ways than one: … 1,321 more words

Israel News

Dialysis and Kidney Transplant II

Here’s a YUGE development in organ transplant!

NEW LIVING ORGAN DONATION COLLABORATION ANNOUNCED AT WHITE HOUSE ORGAN SUMMIT

From the National Kidney Foundation website…

“The White House annouced a new collaboration with Johns Hopkins University and Novartis to nationally launch the…

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