KIDNEY FOUNDATION FOR CHILDREN

      SAVING YOUNG LIVES

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TIME   AND  MONEY

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OYE

HELP

KIDS IN NEED



save

YOUNG LIVES

OUR MISSION

is to facilitate the delivery of kidney care so that

Every child with kidney disease should get the

RIGHT CARE

at the

RIGHT TIME

in the

RIGHT MANNER


KIDNEY  KIDS  HAVE GREAT DIFFICULTY IN GETTING THE RIGHT HEALTHCARE

LACK OF AWARENESS

child unfriendly markets

Limited  expertise

INDIA HAS THE WORLD'S LARGEST CHILD POPULATION

400 MILLION CHILDREN BELOW THE AGE OF 18 YEARS

LESS THAN  100 SPECIALISTS IN KIDNEY DISEASES FOR CHILDREN

in

1  IN 10 ADULTS SUFFER FROM CHRONIC KIDNEY DISEASE

50% OF THESE DISEASES START IN CHILDHOOD

KIDNEY IS A SILENT SUFFERER

SYMPTOMS DO NOT APPEAR UNTIL NEARLY 80% OF THE FUNCTION IS LOST


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KEEP YOUR KIDNEYS SAFE

Drink  plenty of water

SUPPORT

EVERY CHILD'S RIGHT TO LIFE AND LIVING

Take medications only when really needed

Take only  if prescribed by a qualified doctor

Restrict use of pain killers

Many alternative medications have heavy metals..

Avoid taking them as they can ddamage the kidney

Eat Less Salt


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                 YOU CAN HELP

DONATE

MONEY, MEDICATIONS,DIALYSIS DISPOSABLES

ON YOUR CHILD'S BIRTHDAY

ON YOUR PARENT'S BIRTHDAY

NO AMOUNT IS TOO LITTLE

NO AMOUNT IS TOO MUCH

THERE ARE NEEDS  BOTH GREAT AND SMALL

VOLUNTEER


GIVE TWO HOURS OF YOUR TIME ONCE A WEEK TO THE KIDNEY KIDS TO

PLAY GAMES

READ A BOOK

TELL A STORY

JUST BE THERE

SHOW YOU CARE

cChirag is 9 years old.He looks like a five year old..His kidneys have failed totally.He is on dialysis 3 times a week. He travels 60 kms from home for his dialysis at a dedicated dialysis centre for kids.His body is frail but his spirit is vibrant. His father is a daily wage worker but is determined to give chirag a new iease of life. His father is going to donate one of his kidneys to his son







REACH OUT

DIALYSIS CATHETERS, TUBINGS AND DIALYZERS NOT EASILY AVAILABLE IN CHILD FRIENDLY SIZES

MANY KIDNEY MEDICATIONS NOT AVAILABLE IN LIQUID FORMULATIONS

HIGH COST OF DIALYSIS AND TRANSPLANTATION

what chirag needs

,Medications, dialysis, transplaNtation

Education and play

Go out of the glass doors back to

LIFE AND LIVING


THRU THE GLASS DOOR

OF HIS DIALYSIS ROOM

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cHIRAG'S DRAWING


PEDIATRIC NEPHROLOGY CME AND PD WORKT







Come join us to make the country kidney safe for all kids !!       LEARN PD- SAVE LIVES

CALLING ALL PEDIATRICIANS

  peritoneal dialysis workshoP

  pD for PdIATRICIANS


Hands on workshop empowering pediatricians to do peritoneal dialysis for their patients with acute renal failure.Conducted by experts


CME


Acute Kidney Injury,Urinary tract infections,Chronic Kidney Disease,Nephrotic syndrome,Approach to renal tubular disorders, Interpretation of laboratory tests

Panel discussion on 




LATUR   5 th APRIL 2015

SANGLI  12th APRIL 2015

PUNE      19 th APRIL 2015.