Kidney Advocates Spotlight National Gout Awareness Day

The American Association of Kidney Patients (AAKP), America’s largest, independent and patient-led kidney advocacy organization, is observing May 22nd, National Gout Awareness Day, through an expansion of its educational programming around gout and kidney disease.  Gout is a form of arthritis impacting tens of millions of Americans including many of those with chronic illnesses including kidney disease and kidney failure. National Gout Awareness Day encourages kidney patients to acknowledge the disease impact and to consult with their physicians and medical teams to seek available treatments.

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