Ask the Doctor
Questions about kidney disease? Risk factors? Signs and symptoms? Are you concerned about yourself, a friend or family member? Ask Dr. Spry.
|7 Important Facts About Kidney Cancer
Each year in the United States, about 51,000 adults will be diagnosed with kidney cancer. While the exact cause of kidney cancer is unclear, protect your kidneys by learning 7 key kidney cancer facts.
|Dessert for Dad
This Apple Spice Cake, filled with health-boosting and kidney-friendly spices, will make a great finale for your Father’s Day BBQ. Get the recipe here!
|You Are What You Eat
Can the foods you eat prevent kidney disease? Find out what new research shows about the right diet and your kidneys.
|DASHing Towards Good Health
The DASH Diet has not only been named the best diet for overall healthy eating by the U.S. News and World Report, but research shows it can lower your risk of developing kidney disease. Check out what DASH is all about.
|Got Kidney Questions?
The NKF Cares Help Line is the answer. Open Monday-Friday between 9 AM and 5 PM ET, the toll-free (855-NKF-CARES) Help Line connects patients, families and caregivers with professionals who can help tackle the challenges of kidney disease, organ donation and transplantation.
|Love Your Kidneys
A few months ago we called on YOU, our readers, for help renaming the newsletter. While we got many wonderful submissions, it turns out, you Love Your Kidneys. Due to the overwhelmingly positive feedback we received about the name, we’ve decided to keep it. Thanks for your entries!