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Arranged from newest to oldest, here are NKFM news releases, public messages, and stories featuring the NKFM, those we have helped, and those who work here.

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Friday, February 24, 2023

Early screening identifies CKD and COVID complications before kidney failure
Black man with arms crossed and smiling

During March, which is National Kidney Month, learn how the NKFM is helping.

Tuesday, January 31, 2023

High blood pressure, diabetes in Black adults increases risk for chronic kidney disease
Black History Month logo

Two common causes of chronic kidney disease (CKD) are more prevalent in Black adults – type 2 diabetes and high blood pressure.

Monday, December 12, 2022

Kidney Chronicle Fall 2022 – What’s happening at NKFM
Zaman and NKFM staff gathered in front of Zaman sign at Zaman in Inkster.

The Kidney Chronicle is produced quarterly and emailed to our friends and supporters.

Thursday, December 8, 2022

NKFM honors three community members at November 2022 Kidney Ball
Major Alex Kashenider holding son AJ at Nov 22 Kidney Ball

Three guests surprised with awards at November 2022 Kidney Ball.

Tuesday, December 6, 2022

Zaman, NKFM reveal new costume for Regie’s Rainbow Adventure®
Regie in new costume, posing in front of Eat Healthy poster

If you see a walking, talking broccoli superhero who tells you to eat more vegetables, check out their brand new costume!

Friday, November 4, 2022

If you have diabetes, you are at risk for kidney disease
Kidney quiz link

November is Diabetes Awareness Month. NKFM reminds adults to be screened for prediabetes, act to prevent type 2 diabetes.

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

NKFM elects new Chairs for Board of Directors, Scientific Advisory Board
Natonal Kidney Foundation of Michigan logo

Mark Wilson, Dr. Heather Henderson now serving as NKFM Board Chairs.

Monday, September 19, 2022

Kidney Chronicle Summer 2022 – What’s happening at the NKFM
Blonde haired boy running in Trick or Feet!

The Kidney Chronicle is produced quarterly and emailed to our friends and supporters.