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kidney disease

  • Living with diabetes puts you at greater risk of 57 other diseases

    25th April 2022

    We have long known that people living with diabetes have a higher risk of developing other serious health problems. A new study from the University of Cambridge in the UK has put a number to this.


  • Chronic Kidney Disease

    10th March 2022

    Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a ‘silent killer’. In an advanced stage it can only be treated with regular dialysis or a transplant.

  • Chronic Kidney Disease Summit

    04th March 2022

    This Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) summit (organised by NCD Alliance partner AstraZeneca) takes place Thursday 10 March (11.00-14.00 CET). Coinciding with World Kidney Day, this event will explore how to tackle the socioeconomic and environmenal burden of CKD, strengthen kidney health care as part of pandemic recovery and development of future resilience. 

  • World Kidney Day

    06th January 2021

    World Kidney Day aims to raise awareness of the importance of our kidneys to our overall health and to reduce the frequency and impact of kidney disease and its associated health problems worldwide.