Latest renal failure Stories
Weight-loss surgery is now proving to be safe for chronic kidney disease (CKD) patients who are obese.
Blood and urine markers can indicate which patients with an abrupt kidney injury following heart surgery will experience progressive kidney problems.
Weight-loss surgery is safe for chronic kidney disease (CKD) patients who are obese.
Laboratory-based treatment reminders meant to improve physicians' prescribing habits for patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) may not be effective.
Being educated about your health and your treatment options is a good thing.
An upward revision of the blood pressure numbers used to identify risk of end-stage renal disease (ESRD) might actually help doctors provide better care for their patients.
Levels of certain blood proteins indicate which diabetes patients will likely develop life-threatening kidney problems in the future.
Bleeding in the upper gastrointestinal (GI) tract causes serious health problems—and even early deaths—for many patients with kidney failure.
Scientists at Joslin Diabetes Center have identified two novel markers that, when elevated in the blood stream, can predict accurately the risk of renal (kidney) failure in patients with Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes.
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