Address:1000 Corporate BoulevardLinthicum, MD 21090
Phone:1-866-746-4282 (US toll free)410-689-3700
Internet Address: http://www.urologyhealth.org
Description of Services Provided:Here you’ll find research, education, and advocacy for people with kidney and urologic diseases. Check their website for easy-to-understand summaries of the diagnosis and treatment of kidney stones and other urologic conditions.
Address:3 Information WayBethesda, MD 20892-3580
Internet Address: http://kidney.niddk.nih.gov
Description of Services Provided:This agency provides information about kidney diseases to patients and their families, healthcare professionals, and the public. They answer questions, develop and distribute publications, and work with related professional and patient organizations and government agencies to coordinate resources about kidney and urologic diseases.
Address:30 East 33rd St.New York, NY 10016
Internet Address: http://www.kidney.org
Description of Services Provided:NKF provides information about kidney diseases to patients and healthcare professionals. The Local Affiliates page of their website lists Kidney Foundation offices by state.
Address:201 E. 19th St., #12ENew York, NY 10003
Phone:1-800-643-8699 (US toll free)212-777-0470
Internet Address: http://www.ohf.org
Description of Services Provided:This is an online resource for people with hyperoxaluria and also for their families and healthcare providers. Consumers can order or download several useful books online—one gives the oxalate content of foods and the other is a low-oxalate cookbook.
Address:300-5165 Sherbrooke Street WestMontreal, QC H4A 1T6
Internet Address: http://www.kidney.ca/
Description of Services Provided:The Kidney Foundation of Canada is a national volunteer organization committed to reducing the burden of kidney disease through funding and stimulating innovative research, providing education and support, promoting access to high quality healthcare, increasing public awareness and commitment to advancing kidney health and organ donation.
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