Nephrology

March 1st, 2017 A study evaluating the use of proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) in 125,000 patients indicates that more than half of patients who develop chronic kidney damage while taking the drugs don't experience acute kidney problems beforehand. Taking popular...

November 16th, 2016 Patients with constipation had a 13% higher likelihood of developing chronic kidney disease and a 9% higher likelihood of developing kidney failure, after adjusting for various patient characteristics, found a large University of Tennessee...

July 20th, 2016 Red meat intake is strongly associated with the risk of kidney failure in the general population, found a Duke and National University of Singapore analysis. Increasing numbers of individuals are developing chronic kidney disease (CKD), and many...
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