RSN’s KidneyTalk™ is an informative, inspirational, and entertaining online, half-hour radio talk show that launched in June of 2006 with host RSN Founder & President Lori Hartwell.

With Lori Hartwell’s, a renal disease survivor since 1968, KidneyTalk™ provides the audience with practical advice on how to live a full and productive life despite CKD. Download free any time from the iTunes store.

The show features healthcare professionals and people living successfully with kidney disease who share personal experiences in inspirational, thought-provoking interviews such as Adventures in dialyzing in the Grand Canyon, Being young and dating with kidney disease, Are you a Stoner? Kidney Stones Explained, Understanding the Match and Laughing and singing your pain away.

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The opinions, recommendations, statements, and advice contained on KidneyTalk! are for information only. You should not use the information on this show to diagnose or treat a health problem or disease without first consulting with a qualified healthcare provider. Please consult with your healthcare provider about any questions or concerns you may have regarding your condition or dietary regimen.

Active Living/Travel



Food & Recipes

For Healthcare Professionals

For Kids and Parents

Know Your Body

Managing Healthcare Costs

Patient Experience/Success Stories



Treatment Options and Advances

Just for Fun

Popular KidneyTalk Podcasts

Breakthroughs in Antibody Desensitization Therapy - DR. STANLEY C. JORDAN, MD - KIDNEY TRANSPLANT - KidneyTalk - Kidney Talk

Breakthroughs in Antibody Desensitization Therapy

Stanley C. Jordan, MD's research to reduce organ rejection, breakthroughs in antibody desensitization therapy and other advances in kidney transplantation. What are antibodies? How do...

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