African Americans & Kidney Disease

Did you know that African Americans are 3 times more likely to experience kidney failure? Because kidney disease often has no symptoms, it can go unnoticed until it is very advanced. But there's good news. Taking steps to live a healthy lifestyle can go a long way towards reducing risk, and early detection and treatment can slow or prevent the progression of kidney disease. Get started below.

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Living a healthy lifestyle through diet and exercise can help prevent kidney disease and the major risk factors that lead to it - diabetes and high blood pressure. Learn our top tips for staying healthy. Click here.

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