Transplant donors and recipients often get a tattoo to mark this important milestone. See how we're using tattoos at South by Southwest in Austin, TX, to remind people that, in many case, kidney disease can be prevented.
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.