Chronic Kidney Disease News and Research

Latest Chronic Kidney Disease News and Research

Kidney disease associated with 'benign' prostate obstruction

Kidney disease associated with 'benign' prostate obstruction

Two common gene variations are associated with the risk for developing chronic kidney disease

Two common gene variations are associated with the risk for developing chronic kidney disease

Unique therapeutic strategy to combat cachexia

Unique therapeutic strategy to combat cachexia

Bone Care International issued new patent

Bone Care International issued new patent

Medication errors dramatically reduced in patients with kidney disease

Medication errors dramatically reduced in patients with kidney disease

Hypertension drug combination yields high rate of blood pressure control in hard-to-treat patients

Hypertension drug combination yields high rate of blood pressure control in hard-to-treat patients

Chronic kidney disease linked to a single gene mutation

Chronic kidney disease linked to a single gene mutation

New guidelines for managing chronic kidney disease in patients living with HIV infection

New guidelines for managing chronic kidney disease in patients living with HIV infection

Novel human kidney protein called renalase that regulates both heart contraction and blood pressure

Novel human kidney protein called renalase that regulates both heart contraction and blood pressure

Important link between kidney damage and cardiac problems

Important link between kidney damage and cardiac problems

Kidney dysfunction in HIV patients can be detected earlier

Kidney dysfunction in HIV patients can be detected earlier

Olmesartan improves blood supply to kidneys

Olmesartan improves blood supply to kidneys

10 to 20 million people in the United States have chronic kidney disease but most don’t know it

10 to 20 million people in the United States have chronic kidney disease but most don’t know it

First ever study in hemodialysis patients to show stable hemoglobin levels

First ever study in hemodialysis patients to show stable hemoglobin levels

New data supporting the use of Renagel in patients who are new to hemodialysis

New data supporting the use of Renagel in patients who are new to hemodialysis

Indiana health officials are appealing to health care providers to limit use of this year’s diminished supply of flu vaccine

Indiana health officials are appealing to health care providers to limit use of this year’s diminished supply of flu vaccine

Influenza is a contagious disease caused by an RNA virus of the orthomyxoviridae family

Influenza is a contagious disease caused by an RNA virus of the orthomyxoviridae family

Studies confirm that chronic kidney disease independently increases the risk of developing cardiovascular disease

Studies confirm that chronic kidney disease independently increases the risk of developing cardiovascular disease

Chronic kidney disease increases a person's risk of heart disease, stroke, or death

Chronic kidney disease increases a person's risk of heart disease, stroke, or death

Children who take steroid drugs for nephrotic syndrome do not suffer bone loss

Children who take steroid drugs for nephrotic syndrome do not suffer bone loss