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National Kidney Foundation Spring Clinical Meeting
Orlando, FL, April 3-April 5
Pennsylvania Dietetic AssociationHarrisburg, PA, April15 -April 17
American Nephrology Nurses Association (ANNA)Las Vegas, NV, April 21-April 24
World Congress of Nephrology (WCN-ISN), Hong Kong, May 31-June 4
American Association of Naturopathic Physicians (AANP),Keystone, CO, July 10- July 31
American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE), Philadelphia, PA, August 7-August 9
Food and Nutrition Conference and Expo (FNCE),Houston, TX, October 19-October 22
American Society of Nephrology (ASN) Kidney Week,Atlanta, GA, November 7-November 9
Source: Chicago Tribune
"Kidney Health: Reducing Risk and Raising Awareness" in collaboration with the National Kidney Foundation, is the largest kidney related report of the year distributed within the Chicago Tribune on August 19th in a full distribution of 540,000 copies. Kidney health is a major issue affecting tens of millions of people. Although the two main causes of kidney disease are diabetes and high blood pressure, there are many other conditions and lifestyle choices that directly affect the kidney's well-being.
World sales of probiotic and prebiotic foods and beverages climbed 12.5 per cent to reach about $15.4bn in 2008 compared with the year before, according to research group Packaged Facts.