The NKFM estimates that 70 percent of statewide kidney failure cases caused by diabetes and/or high blood pressure may be prevented or delayed with early detection.
Residents can contact the NKFM at 800-482-1455 to request more information about chronic kidney disease prevention.
NKFM Outreach Program Saves Lives Through Prevention
CONTACT: Elizabeth Scales of lovio|george|inc, +1-313-832-2210, cell: +1-248-310-9026; or Marcie Gerlach of NKFM
CONTACT: Elizabeth Scales of lovio|george|inc, +1-313-832-2210, cell: +1-248-310-9026; or Katie Spillane-Knight of NKFM
The NKFM also announced results and expansion plans of one of its most powerful outreach programs to educate the general public and the at-risk community on how to recognize and prevent chronic kidney disease.
The NKFM recently announced the success of Healthy Hair Starts with a Healthy Body(TM):
The NKFM also reported today that the Healthy Hair Starts with a Healthy Body(TM) campaign received a $460,000 matching grant from The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to expand into more salons in Flint, Pontiac, Southfield and Muskegon.
helps thousands of people coping with kidney failure through education, patient services, advocacy and research to promote organ and tissue donation.