Saving the Orphan Drug Tax Credit

Saving the Orphan Drug Tax Credit

Published on October 7, 2021 | For nearly 40 years, the Orphan Drug Tax Credit (ODTC) has served as an incentive to research and produce medications that are safe and effective for rare conditions, such as PKD. It allows companies to write off 25% of qualified...
The Best Ways to Prevent UTIs

The Best Ways to Prevent UTIs

Published on October 5, 2021 | Anyone can get a urinary tract infection (UTI), but having PKD can increase your risk of UTIs. One reason is that kidney cysts are prone to infection, allowing bacteria to build up and affect the urinary tract. Symptoms of UTIs include...
How the Future Focus Campaign Gives Hope

How the Future Focus Campaign Gives Hope

Published on September 28, 2021 | PKD takes an enormous toll on the families it impacts. A PKD diagnosis can be overwhelming—full of questions, fears, and uncertainties. Because it’s a genetic disease, PKD can affect generation after generation in a family. In...
Your Guide to the 2021 Walk for PKD

Your Guide to the 2021 Walk for PKD

Published on September 21, 2021 | The 2021 Walk for PKD is just around the corner! In hosting our first fully virtual Walk last year, we learned a lot. And although we’re continuing with a virtual event again this year, things will be better than ever. As we...