AAKP Magazine


This magazine is published in January, March, May, July, September and November. It features educational information for patients, dietary guidelines, AAKP news and information on government issues affecting patients. Regular columns include: Patient Profile, Kidney Kids, Physician Article, Mind, Body & Soul, Dear Doctor, and Washington Report. Currently, aakpRENALIFE has a circulation of more than 12,000 readers per issue and is distributed to patients, dialysis centers, transplant centers and AAKP members.

aakpRENALIFE is published six times a year by the American Association of Kidney Patients (AAKP). It provides articles, news items and information of interest to kidney disease patients and their families, as well as individuals and organizations in the renal health care field.

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Opinions expressed in aakpRENALIFE by authors are not necessarily those held by AAKP, its Board of Directors or publisher. Contrasting views of readers are welcome. All letters to the editor received by AAKP will be treated as having been submitted for publication unless otherwise noted in writing. AAKP reserves all rights to reject, edit and/or condense unsolicited material for reasons of space and clarity. Non-profit postage paid at Tampa, Fla., and additional mailing offices. © The American Association of Kidney Patients is a national non-profit organization. AAKP’s mission is to improve the quality of life for kidney patients through education, advocacy and fostering patient communities.