Monday 24 November, 2014

Researchers say Kidney Failure Later in Life can be Predicted in Teenagers

Dr. Per-Ola Sundin (Image Credit: Orebro Universitet)

Kidney failure later in life can be predicted based on measurements taken in adolescence, according to a study by Swedish Continue reading “Researchers say Kidney Failure Later in Life can be Predicted in Teenagers” »  More...

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By BioNews On Friday, July 11th, 2014
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Scorching summer may trigger kidney stone attacks

Hot and humid days may bring more kidney stones as higher temperatures contribute to dehydration that leads to a higher concentration of calcium in the body that promote the growth of kidney stones Continue reading More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, April 15th, 2014
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Modest exercise strengthens immunity in kidney patients

Small amount of regular exercise induces a systemic anti-inflammatory environment in the body and enhances immunity of kidney disease patients Continue reading “Modest exercise strengthens immunity in kidney More...

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By BioNews On Monday, November 19th, 2012
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Faltering kidneys can hit mental functioning

Faltering kidneys can hit mental processes involved in thinking, understanding, reasoning or remembering, according to a American study. “The brain and kidney are both organs that are affected by the cardiovascular More...

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By BioNews On Thursday, October 18th, 2012
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Researchers Make Strides Toward Creating Tissue-Engineered Kidneys

Tissue engineering of kidneys could help alleviate the shortage of kidneys for Continue reading “Researchers Make Strides Toward Creating Tissue-Engineered Kidneys” »  More...

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By BioNews On Wednesday, October 17th, 2012
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Cranberry juice can’t stave off kidney infections

Cranberry juice is not likely to prevent bladder and kidney infections Continue reading “Cranberry juice can’t stave off kidney infections” »  More...

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By BioNews On Thursday, October 4th, 2012
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There’s No Place Like Home — for Dialysis

Most patients with chronic kidney disease who undergo hemodialysis put up with a grueling Continue reading “There’s No Place Like Home — for Dialysis” »  More...

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By IANS On Monday, October 1st, 2012
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New vaccine brings hope for kidney cancer patients

German scientists are testing a vaccine which if successful could bring relief Continue reading “New vaccine brings hope for kidney cancer patients” »  More...

By BioNews On Sunday, August 5th, 2012
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Iced tea may cause painful kidney stones

Drinking iced tea can contribute to painful kidney stones, a Loyola University Medical Center urologist has warned Continue reading “Iced tea may cause painful kidney stones” »  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, November 24th, 2011
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Fatty liver disease poses no excess threat for mortality

Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), which is a common condition associated with obesity and heart disease long thought to undermine health and longevity Continue reading “Fatty liver disease poses no More...