World Kidney Day focuses on kidney disease & children

World Kidney Day is being observed on Thursday, March 10.


The day is a global health awareness campaign focusing on the importance of the kidneys and reducing the frequency and impact of kidney disease and its associated health problems worldwide.

World Kidney Day is observed annually on the 2nd Thursday in March.

Day is a joint initiative of the International Society of Nephrology and the International Federation of Kidney Foundations.

This year campaign has a specific focus on Kidney Disease & Children.