There are many on-line resources for further information about kidney health. The following is just a partial list of organizations whose purpose is to promote kidney health through education and support.
DaVita www.davita.com Your Online Source for Dialysis & Chronic Kidney Disease Information
The American Association of Kidney Patients www.aakp.org strives to educate and support patients at all levels of kidney disease.
National Kidney Foundation & National Kidney Foundation of Illinois.
The National Kidney Foundation, a major voluntary nonprofit health organization, is dedicated to preventing kidney and urinary tract diseases, improving the health and well-being of individuals and families affected by kidney disease and increasing the availability of all organs for transplantation. The National Kidney Foundation www.kidney.org patients offers information about chronic kidney disease, dialysis, emergency resources, nutrition, and resources for support.
The American Kidney Fund www.kidneyfund.org offers information about financial aid for kidney patients, as well as education to prevent kidney disease. If you, or someone you know, can't afford all your medications, NeedyMeds can often help you locate recources avaliable to you at little or no cost to you. Go to www.needymeds.com