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Kidney Function Restoration Program developed by Robert Galarowicz teaches people how to improve kidney function naturally.
Major depression may increase diabetes patients' risk of developing kidney failure.
Scientists are developing a project called Advanced Tissue-engineered Human Ectypal Network Analyzer (ATHENA), which aims to essentially be a testing station for new drugs on the human body. ATHENA will be a $19 million project that includes...
RIVER EDGE, N.J., March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nephros, Inc.
Move Comes on Heels of Coalition's 'Strategic Blueprint' for Quality Improvement WASHINGTON, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On the heels of the release of
Leading Home Dialysis Company Spreads "Green Ribbon" Awareness of the Benefits of Home Hemodialysis LAWRENCE, Mass., March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- To build awareness for National
WESTMINSTER, Colo., March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Plato BioPharma, Inc. (PBI) Founder and CEO, Dr. Craig F.
Kidney Stone Removal Report is the latest program developed by Joe Barton, who promises to help people treat their kidney stones quickly.
Kidney Diet Secrets, created by Rachelle Gordon, is a brand new product that helps people get healthy kidneys.
Take 10 Minutes to Find Out MONTREAL, March 12, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - This March, Kidney Health Month, The Kidney Foundation of Canada is launching a free Online Risk Assessment
Kidneys are the organs in the body that regulate blood pressure, electrolytes, acid-base homeostasis and other homeostatic functions. Formation and Orientation Kidneys can be found in the abdominal cavity, one on each side of the spine in the retroperitoneum, located at the back of the abdominal cavity. Kidneys are usually 11 to 14 centimeters long, six centimeters wide and four centimeters thick. The parenchyma of the kidney is made up of the renal cortex and the renal medulla....
Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy (ESWL) is the noninvasive treatment of kidney stones, stones in the gallbladder as well as calcium build ups in the liver using acoustic pulses. Procedure A lithotriptor breaks up the calcium stones without damage being done to the patient through the use of high-intensity, externally-applied, focused acoustic pulses. By laying the patient down on their back and placing a water-filled coupling device under the back at the level of the kidneys, the...
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