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MENAFN - Arab News - 30/12/2013
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(MENAFN - Arab News) Kandara Kidney Center (KKC), a subsidiary of the Jeddah Charity Society, conducted 7,925 dialysis operations for 58 patients this year.
Waleed Bahamdan, secretly general of Al-Birr Charity, said the organization provides kidney dialysis operations to underprivileged patients in line with international medical standards.
He pointed out that 62 percent of the patients the organization received are male, while 38 percent are women.
The organization provides other services including awareness programs against the disease, emergency treatment, periodic monitoring of patients' health condition, and monthly medication.
Bahamdan explained that the society organizes awareness programs as well as dietary consultations for patients to educate them about the healthy lifestyle guidelines to follow.
The official pointed out that they receive donations from various establishments to provide high quality medical care for underprivileged individuals suffering from renal failure.

 


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