March is Kidney Cancer Awareness Month. Renal cell cancer is the most common type of kidney cancer. It begins in the lining of the renal tubules of the kidney. Renal cell cancer can spread to other parts of the body, most often to the bones and lungs.
World Kidney Day is celebrated annually on the 2nd Tuesday of March. This year it falls on March 11th. It aims to to raise awareness of the importance of kidneys to a person's overall health!
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