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Parents of Children with Kidney Disease

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Better Kidney Health for Kids: Seven Golden Rules

Kidney disease is common among adults, and many habits learned by kids can set t...

5 Thoughtful Holiday Gifts for People with Kidney Disease

The holidays are just around the corner, so it's time to dust off your decoratio...
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5 Ways To Support Children and Adolescents with Kidney Disease

"We didn't know until Max was born that he was in stage four kidney failure...wh...
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Son’s kidney biopsy

My six year old was firstly diagnosed with hsp and with that came kidney involv...

Check out the new After Transplant program on the Kidney Learning Center!

Want to know more about life after a kidney transplant? Check out NKF’s free o...
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New to the Kidney Learning Center: Becoming a Living Donor!

Are you considering becoming a living kidney donor, or know someone who is? Che...
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New in the Kidney Learning Center!

Is your child in need of a living kidney donor, but you’re not sure how to start...
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Managing Your Teenager's Emotions While Living with Kidney Disease

How has kidney disease impacted your teenager's emotions and social interactions...
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Explore NKF’s Kidney Learning Center!

Are you interested in learning about kidney transplant for your child? Check out...
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Empowering Young Women to Care for Their Kidneys

NKF has teamed up with Girls Inc., a youth development and advocacy organization...
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Children With Chronic Kidney Disease: Tips for Parents

What do you know now that you wish you had been told when your child was first d...
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Blood draw advice

Hi everyone, I’m glad to have found this community! I have a six month old daugh...

Coping with Pediatric Kidney Disease

This episode features a conversation about pediatric kidney disease from “The Jo...
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Returning to the USA - so many concerns about insurance, costs and treatment

I am the mother to an 8 year old son who was born with double renal reflux level...

Research Study: Swelling (Edema) in Children

Please consider participating in the Preparing a Clinical Outcomes Assessment Se...

Practical Ways to Cope

If your child has been diagnosed with chronic kidney disease, what are some prac...
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Travel Insurance (NG Tube)

Hello, I’m looking for some help please. I am looking for travel insurance for ...

Just need some support

Hello all, my son is 7. He was born with CKD, he's currently in stage 2. He has ...

Proteinuria & pelviectasis

Does anyone have experience with your child showing high protein in urine with 1...

Mom with 11 yr old son that had Kidney Transplant at 18 months old.

Hello, I’m new to this community so grateful to have found this. Wish it was aro...

11 years old with Gross hematuria but no other symptoms

Hi everyone! My 11 years old girl has been have gross hematuria for more than 2...

Online support group with meetings for kids with kidney transplant?

Hi, My best friend's daughter had a kidney transplant about a year ago and some...

Altruistic donor starting my journey

I’m a 58 year old man. I’ve worked as a surgeon most of my adult life. I’m int...

CKD Anemia - Advisory Board

NKF is looking for parents of children age 2-17 with CKD anemia, who would be in...

Are our warriors going back to school?

Hi, hope you are all well 😊 my 12 y o daughter has had dialysis, transplant and...

coping with anxiety and depression due to a child needing a kidney transplant

Anyone have a child awaiting kidney transplant? How do you deal or cope with all...

Advice needed please!

Hi everyone I’m new to this so beginning of last year my 8 yr old son was diag...

Does anyone have recommendations on how to help with low pd drain volume??

my 2 year old tosses and turns all night long causing alarms all night long alon...

Pd/ng experiences

Hey parents, How fast did your child start growing once on pd? We start tonight ...

Learn as much as possible...even if it happens to contradict what Dialysis staff tells you!

Parents, learn as much as possible about ESRD. Then learn about the real Science...
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