Love your Kidneys Newsletter July 2013

July 2013
6 Easy Ways to Prevent Kidney Stones

Make no stones about it: over the course of a lifetime one in ten people will experience a kidney stone. The National Kidney Foundation debunks the major myths and misconceptions with 6 quick tips to prevent kidney stones.

Pasta Salad and Picnics

Ketchup and mustard. Cherry pie and ice cream. Some summer pairs are as linked as the flip flops on your feet. This kidney-friendly bow-tie pasta salad is a simple side that's sure to please the crowd at your next summer gathering.

Happy 30th Birthday Kidney Cars!

It's not just the nation that's getting older this month. Kidney Cars has reached a three decade milestone. To celebrate, the first 30 people who donate their cars by calling 1-800-488-CARS and saying "Love Your Kidneys!" will receive a $30 Target gift card!

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How's the "Sunshine Vitamin" Linked with Your Kidneys?

Vitamin D levels may be able to predict early kidney disease, according to a new study. Find out more about this research and how to protect your kidneys.

Health Reform 101

Hearing a lot about the Affordable Care Act lately? Find out what the government health care changes mean for you and your family with the National Kidney Foundation's Top 5 Health Reform Facts for Kidney Patients.