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Are You at Risk for Kidney Disease?

Learn more about your kidneys and the many ways they help keep us healthy. Find out if you are at risk for kidney disease and how you can prevent it, learn about the simple tests that can tell if you have kidney disease, and see if there is a free AKF kidney health screening near you.

 

About Your Kidneys

Kidneys are an important part of your body. Learn about them and take steps to help keep them healthy!

 

Risk Factors for Kidney Disease

Anyone can develop kidney problems, but some people are at a higher risk than others. Are you at risk? 

 

Tests for Kidney Health

Kidney disease often has no symptoms until it is very far along. Getting your kidneys checked is quick and easy. Learn about the tests that can tell how well your kidneys are working. 

 

Live Healthy!

Prevent or slow kidney disease by managing diabetes, keeping a healthy blood pressure, and adopting other healthy habits. 

 

Find a Free AKF Screening

Kidney health screenings from the American Kidney Fund are free of charge and open to anyone 18 years of age and older. 

 

HelpLine

Contact our HelpLine if you have any questions related to your kidneys, kidney health or kidney disease. 

 

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