World Kidney Day

World Kidney Day 2015

March 12, 2015 // 1 Comment

Today is the 10th anniversary of World Kidney Day. World Kidney Day is a global effort “to raise awareness of the importance of our kidneys to our overall health and to reduce the frequency and impact of kidney disease and its associated health [read more...]

World Kidney Day 2013

March 14, 2013 // 0 Comments

Today marks the 8th World Kidney Day. Each year, World Kidney Day has served to draw attention to kidney disease, its prevention, and treatment. This year World Kidney Day raises awareness of acute kidney injury (AKI), and with this theme in mind [read more...]

Nephrology: A Revival for 2012

March 8, 2012 // 30 Comments

Today is World Kidney Day. This is a special day for individuals burdened by kidney disease and their caretakers. World Kidney Day first began in March 2006. Although the study of kidney disease dates back many centuries, nephrology was not [read more...]