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Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a health condition that involves reduced function of the kidneys. There are various causes of reduced kidney function and the severity of the condition can vary greatly.
Cleveland Clinic receives NIH grant to study link between gut microbes, cardiometabolic diseases

Cleveland Clinic receives NIH grant to study link between gut microbes, cardiometabolic diseases

Treatment for coronary heart disease is just as good as stents or bypass

Treatment for coronary heart disease is just as good as stents or bypass

High-protein diets may affect kidney health

High-protein diets may affect kidney health

Tall people more likely to develop atrial fibrillation

Tall people more likely to develop atrial fibrillation

Vitamin D, fish oil supplements do not help preserve kidney health in people with type 2 diabetes

Vitamin D, fish oil supplements do not help preserve kidney health in people with type 2 diabetes

Sleep problems may affect cognitive function of children with chronic kidney disease

Sleep problems may affect cognitive function of children with chronic kidney disease

Novel mouse model can help monitor kidney disease progression and perform drug screening

Novel mouse model can help monitor kidney disease progression and perform drug screening

Study: Spherical exosomes could help in treating acute kidney injury

Study: Spherical exosomes could help in treating acute kidney injury

Can Probiotics Support Healthy Kidney Function?

Can Probiotics Support Healthy Kidney Function?

Fresenius Medical Care enhances support for home dialysis patients in Western Australia

Fresenius Medical Care enhances support for home dialysis patients in Western Australia

Large gap between norms and actual quality of primary care in Canadian kidney patients

Large gap between norms and actual quality of primary care in Canadian kidney patients

Sex differences in kidney replacement therapy remain consistent over the last 5 decades

Sex differences in kidney replacement therapy remain consistent over the last 5 decades

New study finds gaps in treatment for patients with chronic kidney disease

New study finds gaps in treatment for patients with chronic kidney disease

Chronic kidney disease associated with increased risk of adverse cardiovascular outcomes

Chronic kidney disease associated with increased risk of adverse cardiovascular outcomes

New approach to treating high blood pressure

New approach to treating high blood pressure

Kibow Biotech celebrates 22nd anniversary with plans to expand its product portfolio

Kibow Biotech celebrates 22nd anniversary with plans to expand its product portfolio

Study: Heart disease is associated with allopurinol-related severe skin reactions

Study: Heart disease is associated with allopurinol-related severe skin reactions

New analysis shows disparities persist in preemptive kidney transplantation

New analysis shows disparities persist in preemptive kidney transplantation

Maintaining a healthy diet can help prevent kidney disease, shows study

Maintaining a healthy diet can help prevent kidney disease, shows study

Primary care physicians’ perceptions of barriers to chronic kidney disease management

Primary care physicians’ perceptions of barriers to chronic kidney disease management