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Many discarded donor kidneys could be used for transplantation

Many discarded donor kidneys could be used for transplantation

DNA sequencing could identify genetic cause of kidney disease

DNA sequencing could identify genetic cause of kidney disease

Metabolites significantly affected in chronic kidney disease, study finds

Metabolites significantly affected in chronic kidney disease, study finds

Streamlined method for using CGM helps patients with diabetes maintain safe, stable glucose levels

Streamlined method for using CGM helps patients with diabetes maintain safe, stable glucose levels

Study: Non-vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulants linked to reduced kidney risks

Study: Non-vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulants linked to reduced kidney risks

Lower thresholds for blood transfusions proven safe and provide good patient outcomes

Lower thresholds for blood transfusions proven safe and provide good patient outcomes

Treatments for preventing acute kidney failure post angiogram make no difference to health outcomes

Treatments for preventing acute kidney failure post angiogram make no difference to health outcomes

California cracks down on weed killer as lawsuits abound

California cracks down on weed killer as lawsuits abound

FDA grants approval to first treatment for rare blood cancer

FDA grants approval to first treatment for rare blood cancer

Study shows link between use of reflux medications and increased risk of CKD, kidney failure

Study shows link between use of reflux medications and increased risk of CKD, kidney failure

Study points to novel, effective treatment for CKD patients with metabolic acidosis

Study points to novel, effective treatment for CKD patients with metabolic acidosis

UofL researchers help discover new autoimmune disease that causes kidney failure

UofL researchers help discover new autoimmune disease that causes kidney failure

DaVita Kidney Care announces strong support for Dialysis PATIENTS Demonstration Act

DaVita Kidney Care announces strong support for Dialysis PATIENTS Demonstration Act

Insomnia linked to increased risk of death and rapid loss of kidney function

Insomnia linked to increased risk of death and rapid loss of kidney function

Computers can alert doctors of acute kidney injury earlier to help save lives

Computers can alert doctors of acute kidney injury earlier to help save lives

Integrated care enhances clinical outcomes for dialysis patients

Integrated care enhances clinical outcomes for dialysis patients

Kidney transplantation may offer survival benefit for patients on long-term dialysis

Kidney transplantation may offer survival benefit for patients on long-term dialysis

Report: Overall burden of kidney disease remains high in the U.S.

Report: Overall burden of kidney disease remains high in the U.S.

Kidney failure linked to lower quality of life, psychosocial challenges in young adults

Kidney failure linked to lower quality of life, psychosocial challenges in young adults

New CAR-T cell therapy offers effective option for certain blood cancer patients

New CAR-T cell therapy offers effective option for certain blood cancer patients