Chronic Kidney Disease News and Research

Latest Chronic Kidney Disease News and Research

Kidney transplantation provides cognitive benefits for patients with kidney disease

Kidney transplantation provides cognitive benefits for patients with kidney disease

For African Americans with hypertensive nephrosclerosis, end stage renal disease risks exceed risk of death from heart disease

For African Americans with hypertensive nephrosclerosis, end stage renal disease risks exceed risk of death from heart disease

ERSD, heart disease and African-Americans with hypertensive nephrosclerosis

ERSD, heart disease and African-Americans with hypertensive nephrosclerosis

Indigenous Australians with kidney disease 'left in the dark' by doctors

Indigenous Australians with kidney disease 'left in the dark' by doctors

FDA grants orphan drug status to Reata's pancreatic cancer drug

FDA grants orphan drug status to Reata's pancreatic cancer drug

People with diabetes lose more than money

People with diabetes lose more than money

Scientists identify kidney failure susceptibility gene

Scientists identify kidney failure susceptibility gene

Depressed dialysis patients more likely to be hospitalized or die, researcher finds

Depressed dialysis patients more likely to be hospitalized or die, researcher finds

Men who have too much calcium in their bloodstreams may increase risk of fatal prostate cancer

Men who have too much calcium in their bloodstreams may increase risk of fatal prostate cancer

Results from the Simvastatin and Ezetimibe in aortic stenosis study

Results from the Simvastatin and Ezetimibe in aortic stenosis study

DES in diabetic patients

DES in diabetic patients

Takeda and Affymax provide update for Hematide in chemotherapy-induced anemia

Takeda and Affymax provide update for Hematide in chemotherapy-induced anemia

Role of vitamin D in kidney disease examined

Role of vitamin D in kidney disease examined

Turning on hormone tap could aid osteoporosis fight

Turning on hormone tap could aid osteoporosis fight

Increased potassium/sodium in diet may decrease risk of hypertension, coronary heart disease and stroke

Increased potassium/sodium in diet may decrease risk of hypertension, coronary heart disease and stroke

Controlling bone disease improves survival of hemodialysis patients

Controlling bone disease improves survival of hemodialysis patients

New Australian health programmes provide health checks for children and teen dental care

New Australian health programmes provide health checks for children and teen dental care

Subclinical hypothyroidism common in chronic kidney disease

Subclinical hypothyroidism common in chronic kidney disease

NGAL protein levels in simple urine test speed diagnosis of failing kidneys

NGAL protein levels in simple urine test speed diagnosis of failing kidneys

Black patients face higher death rates in early stages of kidney disease

Black patients face higher death rates in early stages of kidney disease