NATIONAL KIDNEY AWARENESS MONTH
WHAT'S YOUR 20 ???
SATURDAY MARCH 7TH, 2020
CLASS IS IN FOR BEING YOUR OWN BEST ADVOCATE!!!!
A SUCCESSFUL JOURNEY MEANS YOU GETTING INVOLVED WITH LEARNING WHAT WORKS WELL AND BEST FOR YOUR BODY!!
Every 3rd Saturday
of the month
NO SUPPORT GROUP MEETING MARCH 21, 2020
PLEASE JOIN US AT THE MASQUERADE BALL HONORING KIDNEY WARRIORS AND THOSE THAT HELP IN THE CARE OF THOSE SURVIVING KIDNEY DISEASE
Our goal in the kidney community is to educate ourselves and others about the disease, So we can take an active part in the level of their care and managing the outcome. We have a team of different professionals to give sound information in their area of expertise at our monthly support group meetings:
Pharmacist – identifying the importance of taking medicine on time,how and why it’s taken.
Kidney Dietitian – knowing what foods to eat with understanding and what to stay away from
Nutritionist – explaining to you the right foods to eat for the kidney community
Sports Coach- how strengthening the body can help keep body mobile maintaining your kidney function
Social Worker- to assist patient with knowledge of needs and opportunities afforded to them
Kidney Donors – information and instruction on how to be a donor or signing up as a donor
Kidney Recipients– information and instruction on how to find help for resources
Licensed Therapist- mental wellness group discussions- private talks available, sharing and fellowship with others who are dealing with the same issues
N.B.K.F. has a support group for kidney patients and their families at
The Listening Ear 1175 Green Street Conyers Georgia 30012.
Please feel free to contact us for more information (470) 344-6253/NBKF
Did You Know?
The two main causes of chronic kidney disease are diabetes and high blood pressure.
DID YOU KNOW EARLY DETECTION CAN HELP PREVENT THE PROGRESSION OF KIDNEY DISEASE !