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BC Place lights up for World Kidney Day

March 14th, 2019

BC Place will light up orange on Thursday, March 14th, for World Kidney Day.

World Kidney Day is a global awareness campaign aimed at raising awareness of the importance of our kidneys. Approximately 850 million people worldwide are estimated to have kidney diseases from various causes. Chronic kidney diseases (CKD) cause at least 2.4 million deaths per year and are now the 6th fastest growing cause of death.

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