Living with PKD During COVID-19
Published May 12, 2020 | In these unprecedented times, families across the globe are adapting their way of life to stay safe and healthy. Living with PKD during the COVID-19 pandemic can be even more challenging. Whether you're a transplant recipient, currently on...
The PKD Foundation Blog is contributed to by PKD Foundation staff and members of our incredible community. Focused on bringing you important PKD and Foundation updates, our blogs cover advocacy initiatives; awareness events; education for patients, caregivers, and health care professionals; and updates from and for our researchers.
Voices of PKD: Nicole Cardin
My paternal grandmother, Helen, is the first that we know of who had autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD) in the family. We only figured it out when others in the family started...
Successful second Annual PKD Comedy Night brings in major funds and laughs
Just last month, on Nov. 13, the PKD Foundation sponsored its second Annual PKD Comedy Night at Carolines on Broadway in New York City and raised a grand total of $121,159.88! Carolines on...
Voices of PKD: Taylor Karlo
My name is Taylor Karlo, I’m 17 years old and I’m a senior at Olentangy Liberty High School in Powell, Ohio. I am also a volleyball player and I’m committed to the University of Saint Francis to...
PKDF Director of Government Affairs recaps the 2018 ASN Kidney Week
This year’s American Society of Nephrology (ASN) Kidney Week took place in San Diego, CA, from Oct. 25 to 28. We always look forward to Kidney Week to hear about new developments and initiatives...
Join the PKD Foundation for #GivingTuesday
#GivingTuesday is right around the corner, and this year, we're asking: what can you give? Can you give a donation? Our goal for #GivingTuedsay is to raise $18,000 — the amount needed to fund ten...
PKDF staff member Nicole Harr is post-transplant, feels good, grateful
Nicole Harr, our Director of Community Engagement, has officially received the gift of life! Now post-transplant, Nicole is ready to share more about her time leading up to and following her...
This year, we hit some incredible milestones as an organization and community. I’d like to thank patients, caregivers, volunteers, researchers,Read More
Our Director of Government Affairs, Alexis Denny, recently provided the following memo on a federal district court judge’s decision inRead More
It’s the most wonderful time of the year! As a holiday treat, we’re sharing our Coconut Angel Food Cake recipeRead More
My paternal grandmother, Helen, is the first that we know of who had autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD) inRead More
Just last month, on Nov. 13, the PKD Foundation sponsored its second Annual PKD Comedy Night at Carolines on BroadwayRead More
My name is Taylor Karlo, I’m 17 years old and I’m a senior at Olentangy Liberty High School in Powell,Read More