The Robert I. Schattner Foundation awarded The American Kidney Fund (AKF) with a $150,000 grant to help children living with kidney disease and support low-income dialysis patients in the District. (Courtesy Image/Logo)
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The American Kidney Fund Receives Grant to support Children with Kidney Disease

THE AFRO — Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is an often-preventable condition that can go undetected until it becomes life-threatening. […read more]

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For Diabetics, Health Risks Fall Sharply

[New York Times] Federal researchers on Wednesday reported the first broad national picture of progress against some of the most devastating complications of diabetes, which affects millions of Americans, finding that rates of heart attacks, strokes, kidney failure and amputations fell sharply over the past Read More