Two Types of Alport Syndrome


#AlportSyndrome has two types: Juvenile and Adult Onset. Juvenile can be from birth to about age 30. Adult Onset can be from about age 40 and up. Both lead to ESRD (End Stage Renal Disease) or Kidney Failure, which means dialysis and Transplant. Boys and Men are more affected with ESRD from Alport Syndrome than … Continue reading Two Types of Alport Syndrome

March Is National Kidney Month


March is National Kidney Month The Alport Syndrome Foundation (ASF) is a volunteer-led organization started by families affected by this genetic disease. ASF is a 501(c)(3) non-profit Foundation that gives a voice to all those affected by Alport Syndrome and champions research to find effective treatment options and a cure. For more information visit the … Continue reading March Is National Kidney Month