Get Helpful Information Related to Kidney Health
Our services are not just limited to the diagnosis and treatment of diseases. We believe education holds the key when it comes to keeping your kidneys healthy over the entire course of your life and maintaining optimal functioning. As a part of our commitment to ensuring the highest level of care, we bring to your fingertips a wide array of online resources for further information about kidney health.
List of Organizations
The following is just a partial list of organizations whose purpose is to promote kidney health through education and support:
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 offer 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, Needy Meds can often help you locate resources available to you at little or no cost to you. Go to www.needymeds.com.