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World Kidney Day

Thursday, 14 March 2019


Wow-what an amazing day – there was so much going on. Thank you everyone for supporting the day. Have a look at the list of events and a gallery of just some of the activities taking place all over the UK.

Let’s hope we really drew attention to this often forgotten disease and perhaps helped some to think more about their kidneys and look after them-they are very precious.

World Kidney Day (WKD) is an annual global awareness and education event, held on the second Thursday in March every year. The 2019 campaign focused on the burden of kidney disease, disparities and access to healthcare with the theme: Kidney Health for Everyone Everywhere. The UK initiative is led by the Kidney Charities Together Group comprising the four leading UK kidney charities.

The 2019 World Kidney Day campaign in the UK is also supported by