Kidney Disease (Japanese)

Fact Sheet, FAQ, Infographics

Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a condition characterized by gradual loss of kidneyfunction over time.  CKD is common in people with cardiovascular disease, diabetes mellitus, hypertension, and obesity. According to the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention, about 37 million US adults are estimated to have CKD, and most don’tknow it. According to the National Kidney Foundation: 1 in…