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PKD Patient Handbook
The newly updated PKD handbook is now available! The revised handbook has undergone extensive reviews and updating by PKD experts. Topics include PKD signs and symptoms, diet and nutrition, kidney failure, transplantation and more.
Download your digital copy today!
Cartridge World Fundraiser
Please join us in this easy ongoing fundraiser. We have partnered with Cartridge World in efforts to raise funds for PKD. All you have to do is bring in your used laser and inkjet cartridges to the Cartridge World located on Monroe Street and tell them you want to recycle them for PKD. Cartridge World will donate $1 - $3 for every cartridge you bring in. This is an easy fundraiser and environmentally friendly!
Only Valid at:
5200 Monroe St. Plaza
Toledo, OH 43626
Local Events and Meetings
The Toledo Chapter does not have any local meetings scheduled at this time but we do want to hear from you. If you have questions or would like to connect with our Volunteer Chapter Coordinator, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Meetings can consist of featured speakers on PKD, Chapter planning, and time for sharing what is happening in our PKD lives. Please check back for updates!
Toledo Walk for PKD
Thank you to all who joined us for the 2015 Toledo Walk for PKD!
We enjoyed connecting with everyone. Check back soon for information on the 2016 Toledo Walk for PKD.
If you are interested in volunteering for the Toledo Walk for PKD, please email the Walk Team at email@example.com.
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Next Webinar Wednesday
Wednesday, Jan. 20, 12 - 1 p.m. CST
David will breakdown a published scientific journal article to explain it in simple, straightforward terms. He will discuss an article by K. J. Kelly, et al. in PLOS ONE titled: Improved structure and function in autosomal recessive polycystic rat kidneys with renal tubular cell therapy.
Latest National Webinar
Presented by: David Baron, Ph.D., PKD Foundation CSO
Why does a drug therapy take so long to find? Hear from PKD Foundation Chief Scientific Officer David Baron, Ph.D. as he uses his decades of experience in drug development to explain the process as it relates to PKD.
Watch previous webinars here.
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