BONUS: Coping with pediatric kidney disease
Nearly 10,000 children in the country are diagnosed with kidney failure and require either dialysis or a kidney transplant to stay alive. What does a pediatric kidney disease diagnosis look like for families and how can loved ones can offer their support? This bonus episode features a conversation from The Journey Continues, a podcast by the National Kidney Foundation of Illinois. Host and kidney transplant recipient Monica Fox spoke about pediatric kidney disease with Katie Adduci, a nurse and living kidney donor to her son Max, as well as Nicole duMont, a licensed social worker who has worked with children in all stages of kidney disease and transplantation. Download and subscribe to "The Journey Continues" in Spotify, Stitcher, Apple Podcasts, Google Play, or wherever you like to listen.