ALLIED AGAINST KIDNEY DISEASE ON WORLD KIDNEY DAY
World Kidney Day Press Release 1 Feb 2007
World Kidney Day is a joint initiative of the International Society of Nephrology (ISN) and the International Federation of Kidney Foundations (IFKF).
It was launched for the first time in 2006 and it is held the second Thursday of March. The next World Kidney Day will be celebrated on 8 March, 2007.
The purpose of World Kidney Day is to raise awareness about the importance of our kidneys – an amazing organ that plays a crucial role in keeping us alive and well – and to spread the message that kidney disease is common, harmful and treatable.