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PKD Patient Handbook
The newly updated PKD handbook is now available! The revised handbook has undergone extensive reviews and updating by PKD experts. Topics include PKD signs and symptoms, diet and nutrition, kidney failure, transplantation and more.
Download your digital copy today!
Kroger Community Rewards
Join the Kroger Plus card program and help raise funds for the Indianapolis Chapter!
Go to www.krogercommunityrewards.com and sign up with your Kroger Plus card to have Kroger donate money to "PKD Foundation – Indianapolis Chapter". It is very easy and costs you nothing. Simply follow the step by step instructions when registering online.
1. Sign up at www.krogercommunityrewards.com with your Kroger card
2. When it prompts you to enter a non-profit, choose “PKD Foundation – Indianapolis Chapter” or just enter our organization number: 60949
3. Start shopping!
Whenever you use your Kroger Plus Card, Kroger donates money to our local chapter.
Local Events and Meetings
Chapter meetings are another opportunity for you to have your questions and concerns about PKD addressed. We will do our best to provide you with answers or direct you to someone that can assist you. Everyone is welcome!
Topic - Pain and PKD Webinar
Tuesday, June 23
6:30 - 8 p.m.
St. Mark's United Methodist Church
4780 East 126th Street
Carmel, IN 46033
Enter at door #2
Do you suffer from chronic, PKD-related pain? Theodore Steinman, M.D., helps PKD patients manage chronic pain and offers tips and answers questions in this pre-recorded webinar.
Online registration for this event is now closed however, everyone is welcome to attend. Please contact our Volunteer Chapter Coordinator Kathy Bartel at email@example.com if you would like to attend or have questions about this event.
Indianapolis Walk for PKD
September 19, 2015
IU Michael A. Carroll Track & Soccer Stadium
Registration is now open!
To learn more about the Indianapolis walk or to donate, click here.
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Next Webinar Wednesday
What are cilia and why do they matter?
PKD Foundation Chief Scientific Officer, David Baron, Ph.D., will discuss what cilia are and why they matter. He will also take time at the end of his presentation to answer your questions.
Latest National Webinar
Pain and PKD
Chronic pain is a major factor affecting the quality of life of a PKD patient and one that is difficult to manage. Dr. Theodore Steinman has spent years working with PKD patients to help them manage their pain and get back to life. In this webinar, Dr. Steinman covers the latest in PKD pain treatment and how to manage daily pain at the various stages of PKD.
PKD Discussion forums provide a place for patients, family and friends to make connections, ask questions and share stories and experiences.