National Kidney Month 2024
March is National Kidney Month! Did you know your kidneys filter all of your blood up to 25 times a day? This kidney month, join us in getting to know your kidneys. Learn how you can protect these two fist-sized, bean-shaped organs that work around the clock for you.
Get to know your kidneys
No matter your age, or whether you have kidney disease, learning about your kidneys can prevent or slow the progression of kidney disease.
Learn more about your kidneys
- Your Kidneys & How They Work
- Preventing Chronic Kidney Disease
- Chronic Kidney Disease Tests & Diagnosis
- Kidney Disease in Children
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