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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.
Targeting opioid receptor offers relief for chronic itching

Targeting opioid receptor offers relief for chronic itching

Old proteins on historical artifacts provide insight into the past

Old proteins on historical artifacts provide insight into the past

Data-driven tool defines risk stages for children with chronic kidney disease

Data-driven tool defines risk stages for children with chronic kidney disease

Researchers explore treatment target for acute kidney injury

Researchers explore treatment target for acute kidney injury

Penn research provides unprecedented insight into kidney physiology and disease

Penn research provides unprecedented insight into kidney physiology and disease

Researchers reveal molecular structure of 'anti-aging' protein

Researchers reveal molecular structure of 'anti-aging' protein

Aditlys develops bioresorbable vascular access solution for hemodialysis patients

Aditlys develops bioresorbable vascular access solution for hemodialysis patients

Weight-loss surgery reduces risk for severe chronic kidney disease and kidney failure

Weight-loss surgery reduces risk for severe chronic kidney disease and kidney failure

Research identifies barriers that may prevent Black Americans from screening for CKD

Research identifies barriers that may prevent Black Americans from screening for CKD

Many patients show CKD signs prior to diabetes diagnosis

Many patients show CKD signs prior to diabetes diagnosis

Weightlifting can provide significant health benefits to patients with kidney disease

Weightlifting can provide significant health benefits to patients with kidney disease

Prediabetes linked to substantial risk for cardiovascular and chronic kidney diseases

Prediabetes linked to substantial risk for cardiovascular and chronic kidney diseases

Optimism may help improve outcomes for patients with chronic angina

Optimism may help improve outcomes for patients with chronic angina

Study finds no association between current or previous marijuana use and kidney function

Study finds no association between current or previous marijuana use and kidney function

Study finds lower intellectual functioning in kids with chronic kidney disease

Study finds lower intellectual functioning in kids with chronic kidney disease

Physical activity could be used as strategy for diabetes prevention

Physical activity could be used as strategy for diabetes prevention

New five-minute procedure to scan blood vessels offers hope for claustrophobic patients

New five-minute procedure to scan blood vessels offers hope for claustrophobic patients

Study finds close connection between eye and cardiovascular damage in type 1 diabetes

Study finds close connection between eye and cardiovascular damage in type 1 diabetes

Researchers advance understanding of abnormal mineral accumulation in arteries

Researchers advance understanding of abnormal mineral accumulation in arteries

ColoradoSPH researchers identify risk factors for mysterious kidney illness in farm workers

ColoradoSPH researchers identify risk factors for mysterious kidney illness in farm workers