Monday, February 11, 2008

Do you know . . .


World Kidney Day is Thursday 13 March 2008 and this year will promote the theme of Amazing Kidneys.

Our kidneys filter 200 litres of blood daily and 73,000 litres annually - twice the amount of water it takes to fill the average backyard swimming pool.

Photograph is of Ann Wilson, Chief Executive Officer of Kidney Health Australia
.

Have a read of Kidney Health Australia's
February on-line bulletin.

Wherever we live, an awareness of chronic kidney disease is something we all need to have. What will you do to ensure your kidney health today?

Sue Bayliss. Cairns, Australia.

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