Sunday, August 16, 2015.
Thank you to “TEAM KIDNEY” for braving the heat on Sunday, August 16th along with the 12,000 runners at the 43rd annnual New Balance Falmouth Road Race.
Due to the efforts of Team Kidney and their supporters, we've surpassed our goal! The donations are still coming in and welcomed! Donations support NKF's mission of awareness, prevention, and treatment of kidney disease as well as services in the New England region.
In New England, the NKF provides early detection screenings and vital patient
and community services. The Foundation conducts extensive public and
professional education, advocates for patients through legislative action, and
supports organ donation kidney research to identify new treatments.
The NKF is working to
reach the 1 in 3 American adults at risk with important prevention
messages before it's too late.
kidney disease affects 26 million Americans and most don't know it
factors include high blood pressure, diabetes and family history of these
conditions and kidney disease
detection and proper treatment can slow or prevent kidney disease
kidneys fail, patients need dialysis or a transplant to survive
than 94,000 people in the U.S. are waiting for a kidney transplant
2015 Falmouth Road Race
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Gary & the USLT
Susan and Graham McDonald
Tim Sorrell Jr
Kim and Frank
Mr. Durval & Christie Salema