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Noooo  I wanted to a part of this!
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Oregon health insurers are battling with providers of #kidney disease #dialysis, and advocates say patients are getting caught in the middle. NKF weighs in: 
Oregon kidney patients singled out by new insurance policies that may be unlawful. Insurers blame dialysis over-billing.
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Research: over HALF of Americans have uncontrolled #highbloodpressure. Hypertension is a leading cause of #kidney disease.

http://www.renalandurologynews.com/hypertension/half-of-americans-have-uncontrolled-hypertension/article/453655/
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A small, experimental wearable device has moved a step closer to helping patients who rely on kidney #dialysis, according to a report.
http://www.cnn.com/2015/11/11/health/wearable-artificial-kidney-dialysis-study/
A small, experimental wearable device has moved a step closer to helping patients who rely on kidney dialysis, according to a report.
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Good,keep up the good work guys!
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Erika Bragan says the dating app led her to a perfect match for a kidney donation.
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Potassium is an important nutrient that helps keep your heart healthy and your muscles working right. But too much potassium can be dangerous, especially if you have kidney disease. Here's what you need to know. 
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I  am at stage 3. Just hope they  can help if I need it someday.
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In honor of National Kidney Month, our CEO, Kevin Longino shares his personal story with Community Health Charities. Read more to find out why he chose NKF and how you can take steps to identify your cause. http://bit.ly/1TJ6GjV
By Kevin Longino Chief Executive Officer, National Kidney Foundation. Selecting my cause was simple. When I was 39, I was diagnosed with focal segmental glomerular sclerosis (FSGS), a disease affecting the kidneys' ability to filter blood, regulate blood pressure, and perform other vital ...
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Visit our charity spotlight page on Legacy.com and have your gift doubled by a special matching gift challenge—www.legacy.com/NKF
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Good thing #BBQ season is over! A diet high in barbecued meat may increase the risk of developing #kidney #cancer, scientists have found:
 
http://nation.com.pk/islamabad/11-Nov-2015/barbecued-meat-may-increase-kidney-cancer-risk
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NKF's Dr. Leslie Spry is on +The Huffington Post talking about #Diabetic #Kidney Disease: A Key to Earlier Diagnosis http://huff.to/1NNRi1X
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Get an early start planning your kidney-friendly foods for the holidays. 
From savory to sweet, NKF’s delicious Thanksgiving recipes will make your Turkey Day meal a hit with the whole family.
https://myfoodcoach.kidney.org
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To enhance the lives of everyone with, at risk of or affected by kidney disease.
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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.