PKD Connection Blog

Paige with friend at wrestling event

We sat down with Paige Trischler to learn what’s new in her world and how she navigates living with PKD as a teenager. PKD Foundation (PKDF)  Hi Paige! What’s new since the last time you shared your story with the PKD Foundation? […]

Whitney and an undergraduate student work together as part of an NIH program to encourage interest in kidney-urology-hematology research.

Researcher: Whitney Besse, M.D. | Yale University PKD Foundation (PKDF): How did you first get involved in PKD research? Whitney: During my clinical Nephrology fellowship, I chose to work with research mentor Stefan Somlo who studies PKD and had an […]

Walk for PKD — Twin Cities The first fall Walk for PKD event is just around the corner. Throughout the country, participants are breaking in their walking shoes and beginning this year’s fundraising efforts. In preparation, we caught up with […]

Halloween is almost here again! For many, October 31st marks the beginning of  holiday eating and many diet temptations. Eating candy is not only for holidays such as Halloween. Sweets are enjoyable all year round. Candy seems to be everywhere, […]

I have exciting news to share! Starting next Monday, Oct. 13, PKD Health Notes will be hosted on the PKD Foundation’s new blog, PKD Connection. PKD Connection will provide the PKD community a place to gain tips to proactively manage […]