Latest kidney failure Stories

2011-11-05 01:19:48

The enzyme arginase-2 plays a major role in kidney failure, and blocking the action of this enzyme might lead to protection against renal disease in diabetes.

2011-10-28 12:05:50

What was hoped to be a promising new drug to protect the kidneys has failed to benefit diabetes patients with kidney disease.

2011-10-28 12:04:37

A vitamin B6 derivative may help slow or prevent the progression of mild kidney disease in patients with diabetes.

2011-10-28 12:03:12

In some kidney diseases, patients have high blood levels of a protein that blocks blood vessel repair.

2011-08-26 11:12:46

African Americans are four times more likely to develop kidney failure than whites.

2011-08-10 08:00:00

ABBOTT PARK, Ill., Aug. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Abbott (NYSE: ABT) today announced it has received U.S.

2011-07-25 12:35:12

Infection with E. coli bacteria can wreak havoc in children, leading to bloody diarrhea, fever and kidney failure.

2011-06-24 14:45:00

Legislation Disproportionately Cuts Vital Medicaid Funding for Patients with Kidney Failure ST.

2011-06-21 12:26:23

Researchers at St. Michael's Hospital have found more evidence of the benefits of home dialysis for patients with kidney failure.

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