Love your Kidneys Newsletter June 2013

June 2013
7 Important Facts About Kidney Cancer

Each year in the United States, about 51,000 adults will be diagnosed with kidney cancer. While the exact cause of kidney cancer is unclear, protect your kidneys by learning 7 key kidney cancer facts.

Dessert for Dad

This Apple Spice Cake, filled with health-boosting and kidney-friendly spices, will make a great finale for your Father’s Day BBQ. Get the recipe here!

Dessert for Dad
You Are What You Eat

Can the foods you eat prevent kidney disease? Find out what new research shows about the right diet and your kidneys.

You Are What You Eat
DASHing Towards Good Health

The DASH Diet has not only been named the best diet for overall healthy eating by the U.S. News and World Report, but research shows it can lower your risk of developing kidney disease. Check out what DASH is all about.

Got Kidney Questions?

The NKF Cares Help Line is the answer. Open Monday-Friday between 9 AM and 5 PM ET, the toll-free 855.NKF.CARES (855.653.2273) Help Line connects patients, families and caregivers with professionals who can help tackle the challenges of kidney disease, organ donation and transplantation.

Love Your Kidneys

A few months ago we called on YOU, our readers, for help renaming the newsletter. While we got many wonderful submissions, it turns out, you Love Your Kidneys. Due to the overwhelmingly positive feedback we received about the name, we’ve decided to keep it. Thanks for your entries!