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Walk of Love

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Supporting a movement towards better health

The ‘Walk of Love’ event – hosted by the National Kidney Foundation (NKF) aims to raise public awareness in providing holistic care for kidney patients and to motivate the community in embracing an active and healthy lifestyle through regular physical activity.1 Find out how 1200 Singaporeans got moving towards better health.

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Measuring '101' for World Kidney Day

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Standing up for kidney health

On the 13th of March, Fresenius Medical Care Singapore celebrated World Kidney Day by organising an awareness event that aimed to highlight the prevalence, risks and preventive measures of Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) to the public. To demonstrate their dedication the team provided free blood pressure measurements whilst sharing the message of “Start the day with a glass of water” – the theme behind this year’s World Kidney Day initiative. 

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World Kidney Day 2014 – Why YOU should get involved!

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Kidney disease is impacting an increasing number of Singaporeans each year and is currently a growing world health issue. There are however several easy ways to reduce the risk of kidney disease. On World Kidney Day we call on everyone to check if they are at risk of kidney disease and encourage preventative behaviours.

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Sitting for hours on a chair – how does this feel?

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Over 1200 participants raised awareness for kidney disease at the NKF 'Sit-A-Thon' event

An overwhelming number of participants took part in the National Kidney Foundation (NKF) Sit-A-Thon event to raise awareness for kidney disease and to encourage healthier lifestyles.

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Our commitment to World Kidney Day 2013

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Love your kidneys!

On the 15th of March, Fresenius Medical Care Singapore participated in a kidney disease awareness drive effort organized by the Department of Renal Medicine in Tan Tock Seng Hospital. 

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Raising awareness in support of World Kidney Day

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Meet our Singapore team at Tan Tock Seng Hospital

World Kidney Day's (WKD) aim is to raise awareness of the importance of the kidneys to the overall health of the population and to reduce the frequency and impact of kidney disease and its associated health problems worldwide. WKD is a joint initiative of the International Society of Nephrology (ISN) and the International Federation of Kidney Foundations (IFKF).