Love your Kidneys Newsletter April 2013

April 2013

Herman Team5 Organ Donation Myths Busted

Organ donation doesn’t have to be mysterious or taboo, but rumors and misinformation abound. Could you be perpetuating some organ donation myths? Find out as the National Kidney Foundations sets the record straight on some common organ donation misconceptions.


Green Beans and Mushroom Gravy

Complement your next meal with this picture-perfect side dish. These kidney-friendly green beans are a great way to lighten up your table for spring and sure to be a crowd pleaser.

Who is Your Organ Donor Hero?

April is National Donate Life Month and a wonderful time to honor the kidney donors and recipients who inspire you. Share your kidney story and post a photo on our Organ Donor Heroes Facebook App

Ever Wonder How Long You’ll Live?

Pee in a cup and you just might get some clues. A new report links protein in the urine with life expectancy. Find out more about this study and what it means for men and women with protein in their urine. More »

Learn more about Connie Gives the Gift of Life

Learn more organ donation and watch Connie’s personal story about becoming a living donor and giving the gift of life.

January 2013 LYKName the Newsletter!

Earlier this year, Love Your Kidneys got a new design. Now it needs a new name and we’re asking for your help. Do you have a creative new title for the newsletter? The National Kidney Foundation is hosting a contest and you can enter your suggestion for a chance to win bragging rights and an American Express gift card if yours is chosen. Email to enter.