Discover a wealth of resources to empower and support your knowledge of Chronic Kidney Disease issues. You may find this list helpful and we try to keep it current with the latest information. As always consult your doctor if you have any questions or concerns about something you have read online.
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Home page of the Puget Sound Kidney Centers
Lists nutritional values for foods including sodium, potassium, and phosphorus.
Sharon Pahlka is a certified life coach and speaker. She spent 19 years on dialysis, and now the past 15 with a transplant.
Look up dialysis centers both domestic and international.
Website of the National Kidney Foundation. Excellent site for learning more about RF and what you can do to make the most of it.
Information on enrolling in medicare to help defray costs of dialysis and transplant.
Website devoted to kidney failure topics.
Website for dialysis patients by dialysis patients.
Bi-weekly informative and humorous webcast by Steven Furst (Flounder of Animal House fame) and Lori Hartwell (founder and president of the Renal Support Network)
Patient-run organization that provides non-medical services to those affected by chronic kidney disease implantablekidney.com
Great video showing how scientists are creating the newest artificial kidney.
Ever wonder how UV light effects your skin? This video is a fascinating look at your skin through the eyes of the sun, and a great example of how sunscreen helps keep you happy and healthy.
Wonderful resource for finding the nutritional values of foods we eat every day! You can even narrow it down to find your phosphorus, sodium and potassium levels!