National Kidney Foundation(NKF)
Educational materials on chronic kidney disease(CKD), dialysis, & transplantation.
American Association of Kidney Patients
Educational modules on CKD, dialysis, transplantation and access planning.
Educational materials similar to the NKF website.
Kidney Biopsy Information-Up to Date
Information on why we perform kidney biopsy, the procedure itself and risks involved.
U. of Pittsburgh Medical Center(UPMC) Patient Information Homepage
A wealth of patient information topics related to heart disease, diabetes and much more!
Hematuria or Blood in the Urine-Up to Date
What it may mean when you have blood in the urine.
Proteinuria or Protein in the Urine-Up to Date
What it means when you have protein in the urine.
Swelling or Edema-Up to Date
What swelling is and where it may occur.
Polycystic Kidney Disease or PKD-Up to Date
What is polycystic kidney disease?
Tips on dieting in CKD.
Low Salt Diet-Up to Date
Tips on why a low salt diet is important.
Low Potassium Diet-Up to Date
Tips on why a low potassium diet is important.
Low Protein Diet for CKD
What is a low protein diet, and why do CKD patients need it?
Cleveland Clinic Kidney Cookbook Recipes
Kidney healthy eating!
Kidney Stone Information Medline Plus
Information on kidney stones.
Urinary Incontinence Exercises-Up to Date
Useful exercises for incontinence
Quitting Smoking-Up to Date
Tips on how to kick the habit