Love Your Kidneys - June 2015

June 2015

We’re launching the EverybodyPees campaign so that Americans will think about their kidneys every time they use the bathroom. Learn more about the new campaign and check out these singing kidneys!  We promise – you’ve never seen kidneys rock out like this before. Share the video with everyone you care about to help spread the word! 

Whether you’ve been newly diagnosed with kidney disease, or have been living with it for a long time, you’ve likely experienced some “lows” in your mood. Depression is common in those with chronic illnesses, and kidney disease is no exception. Get 5 tips to cope with how you’re feeling.  

New research in NKF’s American Journal of Kidney Diseases shows that over 90% of chronic kidney disease (CKD) educational materials are written above the recommended health literacy level. What does this mean for patient health outcomes?  Find out.

Each year, federal funding must be appropriated by Congress, and we need your help to increase the money for kidney disease research and programs. Show your support by emailing your members of Congress today