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COVID-19 is significantly affecting people with kidney disease and their families.

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) is impacting people with kidney disease in so many complex ways. Those who are living with kidney disease or who have had a transplant are vulnerable and at greater risk as they have suppressed immune systems.


Please donate today so we can overcome this unprecedented challenge and continue providing vital services for people with kidney disease. 



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Date: 27/05/2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) was first reported in December 2019. There is no need for alarm but people with kidney disease should be aware that, just like with the flu, they are at a higher risk of severe symptoms and complications from coronavirus.

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Date: 21/02/2020

Kidney Health Australia has welcomed Kimberly Taylor to the team , stepping into the Project Manger role for the Yarnings Consultations. 

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Kidney Health Australia’s Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) Ambassador Program is pleased to announce its first endorsed CKD Ambassador practice, North Shore General Practice in Townsville.

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