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Case Study Presentation with Dr. Sebastian Strubl: Experience of People with ADPKD with Ketogenic Diets-Feasibility & Effects: October 29th 2020
Recently, the Weimbs laboratory (UC Santa Barbara) has published the first evidence that induction of ketosis via ketogenic diet or intermittent fasting ameliorates disease progression in animal models of PKD. Due to their common use for weight control or for other health benefits, ADPKD patients may already have experimented with ketogenic dietary interventions. This case series study was designed to gain first insights about possible effects and the feasibility of ketogenic diets for ADPKD patients.





Managing Depression and Anxiety with Polycystic Kidney Disease with Carla Willaims, BSW, RSW: August 27th 2020
The PKD Foundation of Canada was proud to present this complimentary webinar that gave the PKD community the opportunity to ask questions to Carla Williams, a Kidney Care Clinic and Transplant Social Worker.





How COVID-19 Affects the PKD Population with Dr. Matthew Lanktree: July 4th 2020
COVID-19 is a serious health concern and the impact on our lives continues to evolve on a daily basis. In these unprecedented times, individuals with pre-existing conditions need to be especially careful. It is our goal to provide you with up-to-date information as it relates to this virus, and to help ease your mind during this challenging time.



How COVID-19 Affects the PKD Population Q&A with Dr. Matthew Lanktree: July 4th 2020
The PKD Foundation of Canada is proud to present the recording of our webinar, How COVID-19 Affects the PKD Community. This portion of our webinar gave our community the opportunity to ask questions to one of Canada’s leading ADPKD specialists, Dr. Matthew Lanktree.