Transplant Life Foundation

Melinda Starling
By Bill RyanSteven Baldridge, R.N. wrote in a recent online article, “In ancient times the kidneys were viewed as the seat of feelings, conscience, and yearnings and the source of morality and ethical activity. The kidneys were associated with the innermost parts of a person’s personality and well-being.
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Executive Order on Advancing American Kidney Health As Delivered at the AAKP 3rd Annual National Policy Summit

Melinda Starling
By Jennifer Jones, U.S.M.C., AAKP Board of Director, AAKP Ambassador I want to thank AAKP for graciously extending the opportunity for me to share my perspective as a kidney disease patient on the Executive Order on Advancing American Kidney Health Initiative for our 3rd Annual Policy Summit.
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The Connection Between Psoriasis and Kidney Disease

Melinda Starling
by Jim Myers There is a connection between psoriasis and kidney disease. I have always had dry skin. When I was a child, I was diagnosed with ‘granulated eyelids and dandruff. I was diagnosed with kidney disease at the age of 25. In my 40’s I was diagnosed with Psoriasis. I have struggled with psoriasis ever since.
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