Information and reference materials.
As a service to our community and clinical professionals, the NeKF provides copies of brochures and fact sheets on a variety of renal related topics, developed locally or provided by the NIDDK (National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive and Kidney Disease).
You Are A Dialysis Patient
This booklet, authored by nephrologist James Horn, was written for individuals who are on dialysis or approaching dialysis. Printed copies are available for sale at Amazon.com or download a free digital copy.
Mental health resources.
One of the most important thing for your health as a kidney, dialysis or transplant patient is to manage your mental healthcare needs. We encourage all patients to make sure you are monitoring your mental wellness! It is one of the most significant things you can do in your battle against kidney disease. Please download the below materials to help you manage your mental wellness!
Are you having suicidal thoughts?
If you are having suicidal thoughts, please contact the 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline by dialing 988 or visiting 988lifeline.org/chat to speak with a live counselor.