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IgA Nephropathy Awareness Day

On this day 18 years ago, Bonnie Schneider founded the IgA Nephropathy Foundation after her son’s diagnosis.
The IgA Nephropathy Foundation hopes this day will bring our community together to celebrate one another and raise more awareness for early diagnosis and treatment.

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May 14, 2022 received official recognition as IgA Nephropathy Awareness Day in the U.S. Congress and in these states:

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References

  • Hall, Y.N., Fuentes, E.F., Chertow, G.M. et al. Race/ethnicity and disease severity in IgA nephropathy. BMC Nephrol 5, 10 (2004). https://doi.org/10.1186/1471-2369-5-10
  • Kiryluk K, Li Y, Sanna-Cherchi S, Rohanizadegan M, Suzuki H, et al. (2012) Geographic Differences in Genetic Susceptibility to IgA Nephropathy: GWAS Replication Study and Geospatial Risk Analysis. PLoS Genet 8(6): e1002765. doi:10.1371/journal.pgen.1002765