At Pee Dee Nephrology, we understand the need to research your health needs and options. For this reason, we have provided a list of trusted sources for your research.
- National Kidney Foundation – https://www.kidney.org/ – The National Kidney Foundation is the leading organization in the U.S. dedicated to the awareness, prevention and treatment of kidney disease for hundreds of thousands of healthcare professionals, millions of patients and their families, and tens of millions of Americans at risk.
- National Kidney Foundation South Carolina Region – http://www.kidney-sc.org/
- National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive Kidney Diseases – http://www.niddk.nih.gov/ – The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) supports a wide range of medical research through grants to universities and other medical research institutions across the country. The Institute also supports government scientists who conduct basic, translational and clinical research across a broad spectrum of research topics and serious, chronic diseases and conditions related to the institute’s mission. In addition, the NIDDK supports research training for students and scientists at various stages of their careers and a range of education and outreach programs to bring science-based information to patients and their families, health care professionals and the public.
- American Kidney Fund – http://www.kidneyfund.org/ – The American Kidney Fund (AKF) is dedicated to ensuring that every kidney patient has access to health care and that every person at risk for kidney disease is empowered to prevent it.