Diet Planning for Both PKD and Diabetes

Diet Planning for Both PKD and Diabetes

Published on August 2, 2022 |  Planning meals and snacks requires extra effort when you have PKD. But if you have both PKD and diabetes, the process can be even more challenging. While a PKD diet and a diabetes diet overlap in many ways, the recommendations for each...
PKD-Friendly Summertime Salad

PKD-Friendly Summertime Salad

Published on July 26, 2022 | Summer is in full swing and it seems like all over the country people are experiencing heat waves. How about a refreshing salad to beat the heat? This recipe for a PKD-friendly summertime salad from our cookbook, Cooking Well, is low in...
PKD Genetic Testing: What to Know

PKD Genetic Testing: What to Know

Published on June 14, 2022 | With polycystic kidney disease, there is a 50% chance of passing the disease to children. Due to the high chance of passing PKD to future generations, many have questions about genetic testing. To better understand the role of genetic...
PKDCON 2022: Connecting Our Community

PKDCON 2022: Connecting Our Community

Published on May 31, 2022 | In the early 2000s, the PKD Connect Conference originated as the PKD Foundation National Convention. This educational event brings together every part of the PKD community to provide information, research, tools, resources, and networking...
Managing Mental Health and PKD

Managing Mental Health and PKD

Published on May 24, 2022 | May is Mental Health Awareness Month. With chronic illnesses, like ARPKD and ADPKD, mental health is an important factor of your overall care plan. Whether you’re a patient with PKD, caregiver, or family member, taking charge of your...
Managing PKD Complications

Managing PKD Complications

Published on March 31, 2022 | After a diagnosis, it’s natural to have questions about polycystic kidney disease. How will it affect your daily life? Is there a treatment? How do I manage PKD complications? Finding the right healthcare team can make things...
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