Kidney Konnections - The BAAKP Newsletter

The Bay Area Association of Kidney Patients publishes regular newsletters, available
by request via US Mail, at our meetings, or by reader below. We also film our presentations-- view HERE.


Kidney Konnections

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Vol. 10 Issue 2:

Transplant and free medical flights

-BAAKP member's remarkable transplant story

-UCSF Kidney Transplant program

-Angel Flight West, no-cost medical flights

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Vol. 10 Issue 1:
Financial, Legal, and Insurance Specialists Panel

- Financing Treatment
- Purchasing Insurance
- Legal Help

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Vol. 9 Issue 3:
Transplant, Good Dialysis, and Patient Experiences

- HIV and Kidney Transplant, My Story
- How to Have a Good Future With Kidney Disease
- Patient Panel Discussion

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Vol. 9 Issue 2:
 "Stanford Transplant and ESRD Medicare"

- Kidney Transplant Today - The Stanford Program 
- Are You Covered? (Medicare and Med-Cal) 
- Increasing Home Dialysis Use
- BAAKP Patients observed "Donor Sabbath"

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Vol. 9 Issue 1:
"Pearls of Knowledge for Kidney Patients"
"Take Charge of Your Renal Nutrition"

A Kidney Transplant at Age 78? My Story!

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Vol. 8 Issue 3:
Successful Strategies for Hopeful Transplant Recipient with Risa Simon

- At the End is My New Beginning A Kidney Disease First Person Story By Anna Mae Louie Olivares
- Patient Panel
- How to travel while on dialysis!

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Vol. 8 Issue 2:
"This is a Good Time to Be a Kidney Patient!"
"Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Your Dialysis Access"

- Free Kidney Education Classes Offered by Dialysis Provider.
- Living Donor Advocacy Coalition Needs Your Support!
- A New Beginning for Me! A Kidney Disease First Person Story.
- Track Your Medical Records with an iPhone/iPad app!

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Summer 2014 - Chronic Kidney Disease: Staying One Step Ahead - An Update

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Spring 2014 - Implantable Kidney / Affordable Care Act
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Fall 2013 - Significance of The Five Stages of Kidney Disease
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Summer 2013 - UC Davis Kidney Transplant Program
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Spring 2013 - Is Peritoneal Dialysis Right For You?
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Fall 2012 - Getting Ahead of Diabetic Kidney Disease
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Summer 2012 - Living with Polycystic Kidney Disease
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Spring 2012 - The Journey to a Kidney Transplant
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Dec 2011 - In-Center Dialysis Presentation 

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Sep 2011 - Kidney Friendly Diets
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May 2011 - Insurance & Financial Issues Kidney Patients Face
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Feb 2011 - UCSF Kidney Transplantation Team Speaks
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Nov 2010 - Hypertension, Salt & Chronic Kidney Disease
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August 2010 - Understanding Your Lab Results
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May 2010 - Autoimmune Disorders, Gout & Kidney Disease
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Feb 2010 - Stanford Transplant Team On Post Transplant Care
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Nov 2009 - Kidney Dialysis Options
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Aug 2009 - Understanding The Calcium-Phosphorus Relationship
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May 2009 - How Diabetes Types I and II Affect Kidney Function
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Feb 2009 - The Stanford Kidney Transplant Program
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Jan 2009 - Chronic Kidney Disease - Staying One Step Ahead 
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Nov 2008 - Skin Care Issues For Kidney Patients
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Aug 2008 - Healthcare Insurance for Kidney Patients
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May 2008 - Diets for Kidney Patients
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Feb 2008 - Developments in Living Kidney Transplant
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Nov 2007 - The Basics About Chronic Kidney Disease
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NEWLY DIAGNOSED

Are you concerned about your kidney health? Or newly-diagnosed?

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TRANSPLANT

We urge our members to fully explore transplant where appropriate. Please call us with any questions about how to begin.


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