Online Support Groups for Kidney Patients

February 10, 2019 Admin By Denise Steininger, AAKP Ambassador My name is Denise Steininger. I was diagnosed with IGA Neuropathy in Dec of 2017. My creatinine went from 2.0 to 4.0 literally overnight, and I was hospitalized for a week. I couldn’t understand what the big fuss was since I didn’t feel sick but my … Continue reading “Online Support Groups for Kidney Patients”

Support Groups

March 28, 2018 Admin Support groups bring together people who are going through or have gone through similar experiences.  Kidney patients and caregivers support groups are a growing need in many communities. The exchange of information and important patient-to-patient collaboration that occurs within a support group is one of the most valuable elements of patient participation. … Continue reading “Support Groups”

Transplant Caregivers Support Group

December 12, 2016 David Scott 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM every 2nd Wednesday of the month. Address Location:B-104 in the cafeteria at Tampa General Hospital Street:1 Tampa General Circle City:Tampa State:Florida Zip: Read More

Find A Support Group

April 2, 2016 David Scott RENAL SUPPORT GROUPS Support groups for patients dealing with kidney disease are a growing need in many communities. The exchange of information and important patient-to-patient collaboration that occurs within a support group is one of the most valuable elements of patient participation. See the list of Renal Support Groups below … Continue reading “Find A Support Group”

Kidney Patient Summit a Success for Patient Groups

March 4, 2015 David Scott The nation’s leading kidney patient advocacy groups, including the American Association of Kidney Patients (AAKP), concluded a successful Kidney Patient Summit in Washington, D.C. on March 3-4, increasing awareness and support for the nation’s kidney patients. More than 50 patients and caregivers traveled across the country to meet with Congressional … Continue reading “Kidney Patient Summit a Success for Patient Groups”