Heart Your Kidneys - March 2017

March 2017
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. 
Nearly 150 advocates from six kidney organizations converged on Capitol Hill on Tuesday to meet with lawmakers as part of the 4th Annual Kidney Patient Summit organized and led by NKF. 
If you’re carrying some extra pounds, it may be time to slim down to show your kidneys some love. Maintaining a healthy weight is important for your overall health – including your kidneys.