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. Read more.
The Kidney Walk is the nation's largest walk to fight kidney disease. Held in nearly 100 communities, the event raises awareness and funds lifesaving programs that educate and support patients, their families and those at risk.
Provides the latest information about legislation and policy relating to chronic kidney disease, transplantation and donation. The featured action alerts allow you to easily advocate to your Members of Congress on these issues.
Find the latest news, resources, and membership information for physicians, scientists, and pharmacists, including details on the Fellowship of the National Kidney Foundation and the Renal Fellow Network.
Access essential tools and CEU offerings. Learn about the Nephrology Social Work Certification Program, and view results of salary and caseload surveys. All offered by NKF's Council of Nephrology Social Workers.
The leading recruitment resource for the kidney health industry. Employers/recruiters have targeted access to individuals seeking careers in kidney health while job seekers will find up-to-date, comprehensive job listings.
Find a complete library of informative resources on kidney health, chronic kidney disease and all aspects of organ donation. Learn how to make healthy choices, provide support for your loved ones and cope with the stresses associated with illness. Single copies of all patient resources are free to patients and their families.