kidney disease

ESSAY: Alonzo Mourning’s Life Saving Kidney Transplant Gave Me the Blueprint That Ultimately Saved My Life

Writer Kevin L. Clark compares notes with Mourning on surviving a rare kidney disorder and what the NBA legend is doing to help others.

Debbie Allen Announces Partnership With National Kidney Foundation

Her health update coincides with Black History Month.

Juicing: Fad or Fabulous?

The pros and cons of squeezing fruits and veggies.

Does Being Black and Poor Increase Our Risk of Kidney Disease?

Poor African-Americans are more likely to be diagnosed.

African-Americans Are Less Likely to Receive Kidney Transplants

Transplants are fewer for African-Americans yet more needed.

Maya Angelou Center for Women’s Health and Wellness to Open in June

The center will provide services for women of all ages.

Treating Children's Diabetes Is Harder Than Once Thought

From 2002 to 2005, 3,600 children were diagnosed each year.