KDF Newsletter Archive

KDF Newsletter Archive

June 2019, Volume 2, Issue 2

In this issue: KD Stories: A Father’s Struggle; KD Awareness Challenge: Bike, Run, Walk or Hike to Help Save KD Kid’s Hearts; New KD Study at Rowley Laboratory; Meet Our Board Members: Matt Nelson; Get Involved: Online Fundraiser; Volunteer With The KDF; Upcoming Events; Current KD Research Studies

March 2019,  Volume 1, Issue 1

In this issue: The Jekums Family: Our KD Story; New Rochelle, NY: Bringing awareness to KD; The 6th KD Summit of India/ 1st Annual Conference of the KD Society of India; Breastfeeding and vitamin D supplementation reduce the risk of Kawasaki disease in a German population-based case-control study; Health Officials Warn Parents, Doctors Of Potentially Deadly Kawasaki Disease; Meet Our Board Members: Gregory Chin, KDF President; Current KD Research Studies

September 2018, Volume 1, Issue 1

In this issue: Latest News: Researchers Identify Potential Diagnostic Test for KD; Event Recap: International KD Symposium, Yokohama, Japan; Event Recap: KDF ‘To Save a Child’s Heart’ East Coast Gala; KD Parent Spotlight: Aubrey Shackelford; KDF Health Corner: Cheerios Applesauce Muffins Recipe; Announcements and Upcoming Events; About the KDF

March 2014, Volume 2, Issue 2

In this issue: Letter From The President; 5th Annual To Save a Child’s Heart Gala Recap; To Save a Child’s Heart Gala Photo Gallery; 2013 Kawasaki Disease Parent Symposium at UCSD; Kawasaki Disease and Pregnant Women; Heart Healthy Recipe; Online Fundraising; 4th National Kawasaki Disease Awareness Day; CDC Petition- Start Documenting Cases of KD in The United States; Updates From The Kawasaki Disease Research Center; KD Calendar of Events and Contact Information

October 2013, Volume 2, Issue 1

In this issue: Letter From The Editor; KD Families: Their Stories; To Save a Child’s Heart Gala Information; KD Medical News; Helping Kids Develop Healthy Habits; Heart Healthy Recipe; Meet Your KDF Board Members; KD Calendar of Events and Contact Information

April 2012, Volume 1, Issue 4

In this issue: Letter From The Editor; Gala Recap; Kawasaki Disease: Researchers Find Surprising Link to Wind Patterns; KD Families: Their Stories; Exercise for a Better Life and A Healthier Heart!; Heart Healthy Recipes; Epidemiology of Kawasaki Disease – Worldwide Numbers; Ask The Experts; KD Calendar of Events and Contact Information

March 2012, Volume 1, Issue 3

In this issue: Letter From The Editor; Gala Recap; Kawasaki Disease: Researchers Find Surprising Link to Wind Patterns; KD Families: Their Stories; Ask The Experts; KD Calendar of Events and Contact Information

July 2011, Volume 1, Issue 2

In this issue: Letter From The Editor; Save the Date!; KD In The News!; KD Families: Their Stories; Ask The Experts; KD Calendar of Events and Contact Information

March 2011, Volume 1, Issue 1

In this issue: KD Gala 2010 recap; KD Fund Event Recap & News; KD Survivors: Their Stories; Ask the Experts; KD Calendar of Events and Contact Information

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