National Kidney Month

National Kidney Month

There are 2 comments on the Vallejo Times-Herald story from Mar 5, 2013, titled National Kidney Month. In it, Vallejo Times-Herald reports that:

March is National Kidney Month -- a time to consider the far-reaching effects of kidney disease, which hits one in 10 Americans.

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David Moskowitz MD FACP

Leesburg, FL

#1 Mar 5, 2013
The best way to save Medicare from bankruptcy is to prevent diseases. Fortunately, 90% of dialysis can be prevented. If you have diabetes or high blood pressure, please contact or . Our treatment works best early on, before you've lost more than half of your kidney function, ie when your serum creatinine is less than 2.

Kansas City, MO

#2 May 12, 2013
Most people do not realize the importance of the kidneys until they find themselves at risk of a related health problem. Programs such as these may help people, especially those who stand at a higher risk of kidney disease than others, realize how serious this condition really is. For people concerned and interested, there are more stories about kidney disease patients at

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