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Researchers reveal biological pathways involved in diabetic kidney disease

Researchers reveal biological pathways involved in diabetic kidney disease

Research shines new light on role of AKI in development of lung injury

Research shines new light on role of AKI in development of lung injury

Prolonged use of popular heartburn drugs linked to silent, gradual kidney damage

Prolonged use of popular heartburn drugs linked to silent, gradual kidney damage

Scientists explore role of salt and immune system in raising blood pressure of females

Scientists explore role of salt and immune system in raising blood pressure of females

High dietary potassium and low sodium can help improve risk factors for heart, kidney disease

High dietary potassium and low sodium can help improve risk factors for heart, kidney disease

Dietary sodium restriction helps reduce blood pressure in CKD patients

Dietary sodium restriction helps reduce blood pressure in CKD patients

'Anti-ageing' hormone may play major role in development of kidney disease, study suggests

'Anti-ageing' hormone may play major role in development of kidney disease, study suggests

Skin sodium content linked to left ventricular hypertrophy in CKD patients

Skin sodium content linked to left ventricular hypertrophy in CKD patients

Routine blood test that measures kidney function can predict short-term outcomes for stroke patients

Routine blood test that measures kidney function can predict short-term outcomes for stroke patients

Intravenous contrast media used in CT not linked to increased risk of acute kidney injury

Intravenous contrast media used in CT not linked to increased risk of acute kidney injury

Missing gene may cause kidney and urinary tract defects in people with DiGeorge syndrome

Missing gene may cause kidney and urinary tract defects in people with DiGeorge syndrome

High blood levels of protein may help preserve kidney function, study suggests

High blood levels of protein may help preserve kidney function, study suggests

Chronic kidney disease patients have high out-of-pocket healthcare expenditures, study finds

Chronic kidney disease patients have high out-of-pocket healthcare expenditures, study finds

Heart CT scans can help personalize treatment for patients with mild high blood pressure

Heart CT scans can help personalize treatment for patients with mild high blood pressure

Prevalence of atrial fibrillation in haemodialysis patients higher than previously thought

Prevalence of atrial fibrillation in haemodialysis patients higher than previously thought

Dense blood clots linked to increased risk of premature death in hemodialysis patients

Dense blood clots linked to increased risk of premature death in hemodialysis patients

Giving polycystic kidney disease the bump

Giving polycystic kidney disease the bump

Ardelyx initiates two clinical trials to evaluate new treatment for hyperkalemia

Ardelyx initiates two clinical trials to evaluate new treatment for hyperkalemia

200th live donor kidney transplant offers promise of new life for the New Year

200th live donor kidney transplant offers promise of new life for the New Year

Children's access to kidney transplantation is marred by racial disparities

Children's access to kidney transplantation is marred by racial disparities