Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a major public health concern. CKD often goes undetected until it is very advanced (when someone would need dialysis or a transplant). But when it is diagnosed early through very simple tests, progression of CKD can be slowed or even stopped. Know your kidney score! Regualar testing for everyone is important but it is especially important for people at risk. Follow these 6 steps to learn more about kidney disease, your risk, and how to prevent kidney disease.
Six-Step Guide to Protecting Kidney Health | National Kidney Foundation