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Aerobic Exercise Benefits Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) Patients
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 18:30:00 GMT
Chronic kidney disease (CKD) patients on hemodialysis experience greater quality of life and lower mortality with regular exercise.


Vitamin D May Suppress Prostate Tissue Inflammation
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:00:00 GMT
Vitamin D may be able to suppress inflammation in prostate tissue by boosting expression of the GDF-15 gene.


Prostate Cancer Risk Not Linked to Fertility
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:30:00 GMT
Fathering of dizygotic twins, a marker of high fertility, was not associated with increased risk of prostate cancer.


Team-Based Approach Aids Hypertension Control
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:00:00 GMT
Hypertensive patients see better control of their condition through team-based collaboration with pharmacists.


High Magnesium Intake May Reduce Diabetes Risk
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:30:00 GMT
Higher magnesium intake is associated with a lower risk of developing type 2 diabetes.


Bladder Cancer Biopsies Often Suboptimal
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:00:00 GMT
Absence of muscle tissue in bladder cancer biopsy samples is common and associated with increased risk of death.


ConfirmMDx Genetic Test Identifies Prostate Cancer Aggressiveness
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:30:00 GMT
New data confirms that ConfirmMDx, an epigenetic assay, is able to accurately identify prostate cancer aggressiveness


Testosterone Replacement Therapy (TRT) May Promote Prostate Tumor Growth
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:00:00 GMT
Testosterone replacement therapy (TRT) may promote prostate cancer tumor growth.


Uremic Toxin in Hemodialysis Patients Predicts Heart Failure Risk
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:00:00 GMT
High levels of indoxyl sulfate are associated with a more than 5-fold increased risk of a first heart failure event.


Strokes Raise Death Risk in Dialysis Patients
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:00:59 GMT
The risk of dying after suffering a hemorrhagic or ischemic stroke is greatest in the first week.


High Fiber Linked to Better Kidneys
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
High dietary fiber also associated with decreased systemic inflammation and mortality risk.


How to Establish a Fair Schedule
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
If a group has a predictable schedule that works for doctors, legitimate reasons should be defined.


INVOKAMET (canagliflozin and metformin hydrochloride)
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
For diabetes mellitus.


Living Kidney Donor Dilemma: Willing But Unable to Donate
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT



Living Kidney Donors: Willing But Unable
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
Barriers to donation may explain why living donor kidney transplantation has been declining.


NATESTO (testosterone)
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
For hypogonadism.


October Cartoons
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT



Offer Ebola Victims Dialysis If Needed
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
Dr. Kalantar-Zadeh: Patients with Ebola deserve to be offered renal replacement therapy, even if survival is slim.


Offer Ebola Victims Dialysis If They Need It
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT



ORENITRAM (treprostinil)
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
For hypertension.


Rising Creatinine After Renal Transplantation
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT



Rising Creatinine After Transplantation?
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
A Caucasian woman in her 20s was admitted for acute kidney injury. Take our latest quiz.


RUN Social Media Survey
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
Tell us about your social media habits for a chance to win a free gift card.


Shared Decision Making in OAB
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
Communicating effectively about appropriate options and eliciting patient input for overactive bladder can improve outcomes.


TRULICITY (dulaglutide)
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
For type 2 diabetes mellitus.


TRULICITY (dulaglutide) for diabetes
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
Our slideshow reviews drug information for TRULICITY (dulaglutide) indicated for the treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus.


TRULICITY for type 2 diabetes mellitus
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT



Using Patient Portals to Improve Outcomes
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT



Using Patient Portals to Improve Outcomes
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
Providers should be embracing this patient engagement tool as much as possible, experts say.