today is World Kidney Day!
Thursday, March 10, 2011
There are FIVE things you can do today on World Kidney Day....
LEARN your kidney numbers so you can make sure you have HEALTHY kidneys
GET TESTED - especially if you have high blood pressure, diabetes, or family history of these conditions including Kidney Disease
Volunteer - the National Kidney Foundation needs volunteers of all ages and occupations, including health care professionals
JOIN NKF: National Kidney Foundation the NFK offers valuable benefits to members which include health care professionals, patients, transplant recipients, living donors and donor families
DONATE: Money, time or an organ
TODAY listed on the UNOS website, the United Network for Organ Sharing, there are 110,644 people waiting for a transplant. of that number there are 72,259 on the active waitlist.
NINETEEN OF US WILL DIE TODAY due to the lack of organs... will you think about signing up today? www.donatelife.net/
Leader of Loving Our Kidneys Team
LOVE YOUR KIDNEYS today!