Chronic Kidney Disease News and Research

Latest Chronic Kidney Disease News and Research

Phosphorus binders help dialysis patients

Phosphorus binders help dialysis patients

High phosphorus levels in blood linked to coronary calcification in chronic kidney disease

High phosphorus levels in blood linked to coronary calcification in chronic kidney disease

Rosiglitazone shows potential for treating focal segmental glomerulosclerosis

Rosiglitazone shows potential for treating focal segmental glomerulosclerosis

Kidney disease patients with poor health literacy are less likely to receive kidney transplants

Kidney disease patients with poor health literacy are less likely to receive kidney transplants

Acute kidney injury predisposes elderly to serious kidney disease

Acute kidney injury predisposes elderly to serious kidney disease

Higher levels of blood phosphate may be a previously unidentified and modifiable cardiovascular risk factor

Higher levels of blood phosphate may be a previously unidentified and modifiable cardiovascular risk factor

African-Americans with depression and heart attack have greater risk of death

African-Americans with depression and heart attack have greater risk of death

Indigenous Australian's inadequately informed about kidney disease

Indigenous Australian's inadequately informed about kidney disease

Heart failure hospitalization rates rise among nation's seniors

Heart failure hospitalization rates rise among nation's seniors

Chronic kidney disease and women's sexuality and gynecologic health

Chronic kidney disease and women's sexuality and gynecologic health

Kidney stones may increase risk for chronic kidney disease

Kidney stones may increase risk for chronic kidney disease

New equation provides more accurate estimates of the glomerular filtration rate

New equation provides more accurate estimates of the glomerular filtration rate

Impact of end-stage renal disease (ESRD) Medicare reform explained

Impact of end-stage renal disease (ESRD) Medicare reform explained

Acologix demonstrates improved bone architecture in rat model of chronic kidney disease

Acologix demonstrates improved bone architecture in rat model of chronic kidney disease

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