Christmas Carol Service

Christmas Carol Service

Join us for Christmas Carols and Songs Saturday 9th December 2023 at 3.00pm The St Augustine’s Singers directed by Philip Mead will accompany traditional carols and give solo performances. We will be welcoming children from Hatton Park Primary School, who will give a...
Christmas Cards 2023

Christmas Cards 2023

Please help raise funds. All proceeds go to AKPA. We have a selection of Christmas Cards available for purchase now. Please help to raise funds for AKPA. Christmas Cards can be purchased in person from Pearces Farm Shop – pearcesfarmshop.com Cards can also be...

World Kidney Day 9 March 2023

World Kidney Day 9 March 2023 On Thursday 9 March, World Kidney Day 2023, talk about your experiences with your friends, family, colleagues, your social media followers and local media – sharing what it is like to live with kidney disease will really help to raise...

Scientists regenerate kidneys

Scientists regenerate kidneys to reverse diabetes damage in mice. An international team of scientists has found a way to regenerate kidneys damaged by disease, restoring function and preventing kidney failure. The discovery could drastically improve treatments for...

MicroRNA discovery

MicroRNA discovery opens up new target for novel diabetes treatments. As many of us also have to contend with diabetes in addition to kidney disease I thought this might be of interest. A new large-scale genetic analysis has revealed a set of small RNA molecules,...

Bio-artificial Kidney

A team at UCFS (University of California and San Francisco) have developed an artificial transplant kidney that one day they hope will replace our diseased kidneys. I contacted them at the end of last year and they responded as follows: Currently, we are awaiting...