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Many know of someone who has 
been touched by kidney disease, 
from a painful kidney stone, 
through to end stage renal failure
three 
million 
people
RIGHT NOW
the lives
of OVER

in the UK

chronic kidney disease.
are threatened by
so early detection is vital
There is STILL NO CURE

 for kidney disease

and the number of people suffering from kidney cancer
is also sadly on the increase

conducts research into the prevention and treatment of kidney disease

  Our Vison

“A world free from kidney disease”

Around 34,000 people are currently
 being treated for renal failure, 
 
     a number that is

     rising by 8% annually

The only treatments currently available 
for renal failure are either by CAPD 
(continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis) 
or haemodialysis, where a patient is
Question
How many people are on the  current UK organ transplant list ?
Answer
6388
Question
How many of those are waiting for a kidney ?
Answer
4996
Question
What percentage is that of the total?
Answer
78.2%

(end March 2017)

link to data
HERE

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The Nottinghamshire Kidney Units’ Appeal is a joint fundraising arrangement between Kidney Research UK and Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust. Net proceeds will be shared equally between Kidney Research UK and the Trust. Funds raised will be used to support Kidney Research UK’s charitable  objects and the Trust’s purchase of specific medical equipment.

Kidney Research UK is a Registered Charity No. 252892 Scottish Charity No. SC039245

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