https://www.healthcentral.com/article/more-young-people-than-ever-have-chronic-kidney-disease
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More Young People Than Ever Have Chronic Kidney Disease

Young woman discussing kidney disease diagnosis with her physiciain.
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    Karen Gaudette Brewer

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    Karen Gaudette Brewer is an author and longtime journalist with an extensive background in public policy, government, food, and wellness. She's the Executive Editor emeritus of HealthCentral following staff roles at Allrecipes.com, The Seattle Times, and The Associated Press. She's honored to help illuminate the daily experiences of those who live with invisible illnesses to increase understanding and ease stigma.