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Renal failure or kidney failure is where the kidneys fail to function adequately. Renal failure is divided in acute and chronic forms; either form may be due to a large number of other medical problems.
UIC researchers receive $2.9 million to study sleep apnea and chronic kidney disease

UIC researchers receive $2.9 million to study sleep apnea and chronic kidney disease

Air pollution could be associated with more health problems than previously thought

Air pollution could be associated with more health problems than previously thought

Ramping up the body's waste disposal system helps heal diabetics' blood vessels

Ramping up the body's waste disposal system helps heal diabetics' blood vessels

Acute kidney injury on the rise in hospitalized pregnant women

Acute kidney injury on the rise in hospitalized pregnant women

Breakthrough research discovers new way to slow progression of diabetic kidney disease

Breakthrough research discovers new way to slow progression of diabetic kidney disease

Heart disease was bigger issue for human ancestors than originally thought, study reveals

Heart disease was bigger issue for human ancestors than originally thought, study reveals

Antioxidant compound proves effective in kidney ischemia-reperfusion treatment

Antioxidant compound proves effective in kidney ischemia-reperfusion treatment

Early planned delivery reduces impact of preterm pre-eclampsia

Early planned delivery reduces impact of preterm pre-eclampsia

Type 1 diabetes linked to gut microbiome and genetic factors

Type 1 diabetes linked to gut microbiome and genetic factors

FDA approves effective new treatment for extremely drug-resistant tuberculosis

FDA approves effective new treatment for extremely drug-resistant tuberculosis

UM researchers receive $14 million from NIH for cutting-edge HIV research

UM researchers receive $14 million from NIH for cutting-edge HIV research

New imaging probe allows earlier detection of acute kidney failure

New imaging probe allows earlier detection of acute kidney failure

Legal weed’s a growing danger to dogs, so keep your canine out of your cannabis

Legal weed’s a growing danger to dogs, so keep your canine out of your cannabis

Research paves way for new treatment to protect people from cardiovascular disease

Research paves way for new treatment to protect people from cardiovascular disease

Disease-modifying therapy for Alport syndrome still remains an unmet need

Disease-modifying therapy for Alport syndrome still remains an unmet need

Fibrinogen a key player in health and disease, says new study

Fibrinogen a key player in health and disease, says new study

Renal infarction linked with acute kidney injury in patients with cardiac amyloidosis

Renal infarction linked with acute kidney injury in patients with cardiac amyloidosis

Novel approach uses magnetic beads for the treatment of preeclampsia

Novel approach uses magnetic beads for the treatment of preeclampsia

Study suggests new approach to treat renal fibrosis

Study suggests new approach to treat renal fibrosis

Drug lowers kidney failure risk in diabetic patients, study finds

Drug lowers kidney failure risk in diabetic patients, study finds