The IgA Nephropathy Foundation of America has announced the Spark 2021 IgAN Symposium which will once again be held virtually. This year it will be a one day event taking place on Saturday August 21, 2021 from 9:45 AM to 5:00 PM.
Please note that as of this writing registration information hasn’t been made available, but once it is you will be able to find it at the above link. I will also post more details of this event as the year goes on.
Please consider attending if you or a loved one have been impacted by IgA Nephropathy. I can’t stress how important it is to become educated on this life altering disease.
If you have any questions feel free to reach out to me either via email or in the comments below.
I’m way overdue for an update here on what I’ve been up to over the past several months. I’m happy to report that things have been, well, quiet. Good quiet. With the gradual opening of the state after the lockdown, I’ve done a good job of minimizing my exposure to others for the most part. In spite of the pandemic, I haven’t exactly been standing still.
In my previous article I left you on a bit of a cliffhanger. While I told you about my diagnosis of Chronic Kidney Disease, I didn’t tell you how I got it. In this article I’ll discuss what my suspected diagnosis was and what we ultimately found out based on my biopsy results. Some questions got answered, only to be followed by more questions.