Profile

Cover photo
National Kidney Foundation
611 followers|197,568 views
AboutPostsPhotosYouTube

Stream

 
Do YOU know what the kidneys do? NKF's new friend Kensi shares her kidney smarts. www.kidney.org
#kidney   #NKF   #donatelife   #organdonation  
1
Add a comment...
 
Help spread awareness of kidney disease risk factors and share how your friends and family can keep their kidneys running:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hbwghSUWJuo
1
Add a comment...
 
Before ‪#‎DonateLifeMonth‬ comes to an end, NKF's Dr. Spry talks organ donation and saving lives in his new blog on +The Huffington Post:
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/leslie-spry-md-facp/be-an-everyday-superhero-saving-a-life-is-easier-than-it-sounds_b_7156192.html
#donatelife   #organdonor   #nkf  
3
Add a comment...
 
Your kidneys work 24/7, but how well do you know these vital organs? Get the facts and learn how to best protect your #kidneys!
https://www.kidney.org/prevention/your-kidneys-do-you-know-these-facts
1
1
MedStar Georgetown University Hospital's profile photo
Add a comment...
 
April showers bring more than just May flowers! Many fruit and vegetable #superfoods peak this time of year. Learn why certain foods are given the superfood label and which ones to add to your grocery list.
https://www.kidney.org/content/4-kidney-friendly-spring-superfoods
#kidney   #NKF  
1
Add a comment...
 
Drinking more #water appears to reduce your chance of developing  #kidneystones  
1
Add a comment...
In their circles
117 people
Have them in circles
611 people
Anne Stockway's profile photo
Navpreet Chadha's profile photo
Perry County Memorial Hospital's profile photo
Global Care IT Solutions's profile photo
Alvaro Escamilla's profile photo
bin wang's profile photo
Daniel Cronin's profile photo
Kevin Maina's profile photo
Greg Ricciardi's profile photo
 
Many fruit and vegetable "superfoods" peak this time of year. See why certain foods are given the #superfood label and which ones to add to your grocery list. Please note: this article is meant to offer general #health information. Certain foods should be limited by people on #dialysis and those with a dietary potassium restriction.
https://www.kidney.org/content/4-kidney-friendly-spring-superfoods
#kidneydisease   #CKD   #kidney  
1
Add a comment...
 
Whether you're a new #transplant recipient or have been living with your #kidney for a long time, there's usually more that can be done to manage your #health care. One recipient shares his top tips:
https://www.kidney.org/content/life-after-transplant-6-tips-managing-your-health-care
1
Add a comment...
 
Laundry for a cause! Starting May 1st 2015, for EVERY BAG of laundry soap B&N sells, .50 cents will go back to the National Kidney Foundation. Clean clothes for kidneys!
#laundryforacause #NKF   #kidneydisease  
http://bandnlaundry.com/blog/laundry-for-a-cause/
1
1
Franklin Kidney Clinic PLLC's profile photo
Add a comment...
 
Today is National #PrepareAthon! Day. During a natural disaster or other emergency, many of the services we depend on daily may be interrupted, including dialysis treatment. Make sure you’re prepared!
https://www.kidney.org/help
The National Kidney Foundation is a proud member of the Kidney Community Emergency Response (KCER) Coalition. The KCER Coalition strives to provide disaster preparedness resources to save lives, improve outcomes, empower patients and families, educate healthcare workers, build partnerships with stakeholders, promote readiness in the community, and support the ESRD Network Program.
1
Add a comment...
 
We need your help to increase federal funding for kidney disease research and programs. Show your support by emailing your members of Congress today!
2
Add a comment...
 
The Gallagher family are NKF advocates and tonight they will be featured on +ESPN E:60, a series that showcases the “Best Stories in Sports”.
On Tuesday, April 21, the Gallagher family of Erie, PA, will be featured on ESPN2’s E:60, a series that showcases the “Best Stories in Sports”. Mike Gallagher is a father to six children. He is a f...
1
Add a comment...
People
In their circles
117 people
Have them in circles
611 people
Anne Stockway's profile photo
Navpreet Chadha's profile photo
Perry County Memorial Hospital's profile photo
Global Care IT Solutions's profile photo
Alvaro Escamilla's profile photo
bin wang's profile photo
Daniel Cronin's profile photo
Kevin Maina's profile photo
Greg Ricciardi's profile photo
Contact Information
Contact info
Phone
212.889.2210
Address
30 East 33rd Street, New York, NY 10016
Story
Tagline
To enhance the lives of everyone with, at risk of or affected by kidney disease.
Introduction
The National Kidney Foundation is the leading organization in the U.S. dedicated to the awareness, prevention and treatment of kidney disease for hundreds of thousands of healthcare professionals, millions of patients and their families, and tens of millions of Americans at risk.