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The use of estrogen therapy by postmenopausal women might increase the risk of developing kidney stones.
Patients with chronic kidney disease who have been diagnosed with depression are twice as likely to be hospitalized, progress to long-term dialysis treatments or die within a year as those who are not depressed.
University of Iowa researchers have shown that a protein channel helps nerve sensors in blood vessels keep blood pressure in check.
Contrary to current thinking, a condition called gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) might not develop as a direct result of acidic digestive juices burning the esophagus, UT Southwestern Medical Center researchers have found in an animal study.
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