Discover a wealth of resources to empower and support your knowledge of Chronic Kidney Disease issues. You may find this list helpful and we try to keep it current with the latest information. As always consult your doctor if you have any questions or concerns about something you have read online.
Home page of the Puget Sound Kidney Centers
Look up dialysis centers both domestic and international.
Website of the National Kidney Foundation. Excellent site for learning more about RF and what you can do to make the most of it.
Information on enrolling in medicare to help defray costs of dialysis and transplant.
Does Medicare Cover End Stage Renal Disease
A Complete in-depth guide on Medicare and how it covers end-stage renal disease.
It features information on eligibility requirements, Medicare coverage for prescription drugs, and outpatient and home dialysis treatments.
Assisted Living Research Institute
An industry-leading research organization dedicated to enhancing the lives of older adults by compiling comprehensive research, the latest studies, and real-world insight from experts, caregivers, and seniors into easy-to-understand actionable guides and resources.
Saddleback Kidney Support Group
The Saddleback Kidney Support Group is a place to ask questions about your disease and its treatment options and receive answers from patients who have experience in all these topics. Check out our website for our meeting schedule (Zoom), and other pertinent information for kidney patients. We look forward to walking with you on your journey.
Website devoted to kidney failure topics.
Website for dialysis patients by dialysis patients.
Bi-weekly informative and humorous webcast by Steven Furst (Flounder of Animal House fame) and Lori Hartwell (founder and president of the Renal Support Network)
Patient-run organization that provides non-medical services to those affected by chronic kidney disease.
If you have questions about your lab test results this is a valuable resource.
Testing.com is a global scientific and medical professional organization dedicated to better health through laboratory medicine.
How The Sun Sees You
Ever wonder how UV light effects your skin? This video is a fascinating look at your skin through the eyes of the sun, and a great example of how sunscreen helps keep you happy and healthy.