Latest National Kidney Foundation Stories

2010-09-13 07:30:00

EAST NORRITON, Pa., Sept. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Tengion, Inc. (Nasdaq: TNGN), a leader in regenerative medicine, announced today the publication of a key study in the American Journal of Physiology Renal Physiology by researchers at Tengion.

2010-05-17 08:02:00

NEW YORK, May 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cadillac was named title sponsor of the National Kidney Foundation Golf Classic, one of the largest amateur golf programs for charity in the U.S., the Foundation announced today.

2010-04-12 07:00:00

EXTON, Pa. and NEW YORK, April 12 /PRNewswire/ -- BioTrends Research Group, Inc. and the National Kidney Foundation (NKF) announce the publication of a Special Report: Patient Perspectives in Dialysis and Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD).

2010-03-29 14:23:00

Senator Rankin (R-Myrtle Beach) Signs on as Co-Sponsor to Bill that Would Improve Access to Life-Saving Care for South Carolina Kidney Patients and the Disabled COLUMBIA, S.C., March 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Members of South Carolina's kidney community - including the National Kidney Foundation Serving the Carolinas, South Carolina Region (NKF) and Dialysis Patient Citizens; patients; caregivers and other supporters - thank state Senator Luke Rankin (R-Myrtle Beach), Chairman of the...

2010-03-22 08:19:00

Tickets On Sale 10 AM Friday, March 26 at Ticketmaster and RFK Box Office WASHINGTON, March 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- DC101's Elliot in the Morning announced this morning that rock legends Stone Temple Pilots and Alice in Chains will headline the 31(st) Annual DC101 Chili Cook-Off on Saturday, May 22 at RFK Stadium Festival Grounds.

2010-03-18 05:16:00

WILMINGTON, Del., March 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For outstanding work in fighting chronic kidney disease, Christiana Care's Kidney Transplant Program has earned the National Kidney Foundation's Bruce Zakheim, M.D., Memorial Legislative and Advocacy Award.

2010-03-03 09:29:00

March Is National Kidney Month; National Kidney Foundation and Dialysis Patient Citizens Sponsor 'Kidney Day at the State House' to Raise Awareness about Chronic Kidney Disease and the Importance of Patient Access to Quality Kidney Care COLUMBIA, S.C., March 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than 50 dialysis patients, family members and kidney care advocates from across South Carolina gathered at the state Capitol today with the National Kidney Foundation Serving the Carolinas, South Carolina...

2010-03-01 06:39:20

One quarter of the world’s adult population has hypertension and now scientists are pointing a finger at urbanization and modern conveniences as a key factor in causing this major health problem.

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