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.
The Quilt is a tribute to those who gave the Gift of Life and whose legacies live on. To view patches, you can type your loved one's name in the search box below or view names by panel number. If a patch is not listed, you may contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 800.622.9010 for information about when it will be published online.