Tuesday 29 May 2020
Dr Matko Marlais is a paediatric nephrologist at Great Ormond Street Hospital, London.
He discusses the latest guidelines on managing children and young people diagnosed with or at risk of ADPKD (autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease) in the UK.
Wednesday 29 April 2020
Dr Suzanne Whitehead, Clinical Renal Psychologist at Bristol Southmead, discusses ways of looking after your emotional well-being during COVID-19 restrictions.
Tuesday 21 January 2020
Dr. Thomas Weimbs, University of California Santa Barbara (UCSB), and his research team have discovered that diets that induce ketosis in mouse, rat and cat models slowed or reversed the growth of polycystic kidneys.
Could this research be the key to slowing down the progression of PKD in humans?
The PKD Charity cannot offer specific dietary advice. Please contact your medical team before making any diet changes.
Wednesday 27 March 2019
Nutrition for ADPKD Patients, with Ruth Kander. View the recording below.
Links mentioned in nutrition webinar:
Tuesday 4 December 2018
The genetics of ADPKD - with Dr Richard Sandford. View the recording here.
Monday 19 November 2018
Learn about tolvaptan - with Dr Grahame Wood. View the recording here.