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Kidney Disease Helpline

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National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases

Provides referrals and literature on a broad range of subjects concerning diabetes, digestive disorders, kidney disease, hematologic diseases, urologic disorders, metabolic and endocrine disorders.
Voice: 1-800-891-5390 (kidney); 1-800-860-8747 (diabetes); 1-800-891-5389 (digestive diseases)
Verified: 7/23/2013

Kidney and Urology Foundation of America

Dedicated to helping persons afflicted with any debilitating kidney, urologic or related diseases. Offers education, information, health fairs, grants, patient scholarships, physician referrals, fellowship and Pediatric Enrichment program.
Voice: 1-800-633-6628
Website: http://www.kidneyurology.org
Verified: 7/24/2013

American Kidney Fund

Provides information, referrals and financial assistance to kidney patients. Counselors available to answer questions about kidney disease and transplants.
Voice: 1-800-638-8299
Website: http://www.kidneyfund.org
Verified: 7/24/2013

National Kidney Foundation

Provides education and research information on kidney disease. Referrals to local affiliates.
Voice: 1-800-622-9010
Website: http://www.kidneyfund.org
Verified: 7/24/2013

WebMD Medical Reference from the American Self-Help Clearinghouse

Last Updated: September 04, 2014
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