Kidney Foundation Wins Inaugural Charity Contest

The Kidney Foundation has been awarded a fantastic prize of marketing and communications services by one of Saskatchewan’s finest firms, Martin Charlton Communications. We can’t think of a better gift to celebrate the Foundation’s 50th anniversary. The Kidney Foundation received the highest number of votes in a month-long online campaign to win Martin Charlton’s package of communications, public relations and event management services. This would not have happened without the support of our Kidney community.  When we asked for your help, you responded and enlisted your friends and family to vote for us too. Read more...

International Alport Syndrome Meeting Report Published
The 2014 International Workshop on Alport Syndrome, held in Oxford, UK in January 2014, published its report in the July issue of Kidney International. Support for this Workshop is part of The Kidney Foundation’s collaboration with other organizations to pool resources to generate new knowledge to reduce the burden of kidney disease and raise awareness of this rare genetic condition.

Government of Canada Proposes Changes to Nutrition Information on Food Labels

Health Canada launched a series of online public consultations on proposed changes that will improve the way nutrition information is presented on labels. The proposed label changes, such as including potassium on the nutrition facts table, reflect feedback received by Health Canada from parents and consumers during round table sessions and an online consultation in the winter 2014.

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Give the Gift of Life Fun Run & Walk (Prince Albert)
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