Chronic Kidney Disease

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.

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Saffron: A golden remedy for modern health challenges

Saffron: A golden remedy for modern health challenges

Extreme weather associated with higher rates of missed primary care appointments

Extreme weather associated with higher rates of missed primary care appointments

Heart of the Matter: Early Diagnosis and Intervention in Heart Failure with Prof. Martin Cowie & Dr. Lisa Anderson

Heart of the Matter: Early Diagnosis and Intervention in Heart Failure with Prof. Martin Cowie & Dr. Lisa Anderson

Bowel movement frequency is linked to long-term health, study suggests

Bowel movement frequency is linked to long-term health, study suggests

Long-term, 30-year CVD risk may help inform therapy for stage 1 hypertension

Long-term, 30-year CVD risk may help inform therapy for stage 1 hypertension

Four years non-diabetic status after impaired glucose tolerance diagnosis cuts cardiovascular risks

Four years non-diabetic status after impaired glucose tolerance diagnosis cuts cardiovascular risks

Combined use of popular diabetes drugs likely to offer additional protection against heart and kidney disease

Combined use of popular diabetes drugs likely to offer additional protection against heart and kidney disease

Decoding the significance of subnormal liver enzyme activity

Decoding the significance of subnormal liver enzyme activity

Medically tailored meals show promise for reducing healthcare costs

Medically tailored meals show promise for reducing healthcare costs

Nordic chronic kidney disease diet enhances health-related quality of life

Nordic chronic kidney disease diet enhances health-related quality of life

Global burden of heart failure: prevalence, incidence, and risk factors unveiled

Global burden of heart failure: prevalence, incidence, and risk factors unveiled

Loss of salt, body fluid can stimulate kidney regeneration and repair in mice

Loss of salt, body fluid can stimulate kidney regeneration and repair in mice

Dietary fiber intake reshapes tryptophan metabolism, promoting gut health and reducing disease risks

Dietary fiber intake reshapes tryptophan metabolism, promoting gut health and reducing disease risks

Dietary fiber promotes beneficial conversion of tryptophan by gut bacteria

Dietary fiber promotes beneficial conversion of tryptophan by gut bacteria

Semaglutide proves a game-changer for kidney and heart health in diabetes patients

Semaglutide proves a game-changer for kidney and heart health in diabetes patients

Novo Nordisk presents key findings from semaglutide trials at ADA scientific sessions 2024

Novo Nordisk presents key findings from semaglutide trials at ADA scientific sessions 2024

New research on long COVID prevalence and risk factors

New research on long COVID prevalence and risk factors

Safety-focused summary of GLP-1 receptor agonists in diabetes, obesity, and beyond

Safety-focused summary of GLP-1 receptor agonists in diabetes, obesity, and beyond

Blood-based biomarkers could revolutionize Alzheimer's diagnosis and treatment

Blood-based biomarkers could revolutionize Alzheimer's diagnosis and treatment

Low-sodium alternatives could have a positive impact on the Indonesian health

Low-sodium alternatives could have a positive impact on the Indonesian health

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