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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.


Sitting to Urinate Eases Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms (LUTS)
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:00:00 GMT
Sitting to urinate is associated with an improved urodynamic profile in lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS).


Sildenafil (Viagra) Shows Cardioprotective Effect in Men
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:00:00 GMT
Sildenafil (Viagra) has demonstrated improvement in heart function without any adverse effect on blood pressure.


Severe Adverse Technical Events Rare in Home Hemodialysis
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 15:00:00 GMT
Study reveals a rate of 0.038 such events per 1,000 home dialysis treatments.


Higher Kidney Stone Incidence Potentially Linked to Climate Change
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 13:00:00 GMT
Climate change could be associated with an increase in the incidence of kidney stones.


Plant Leaves Could Treat Pulmonary Hypertension
Thu, 16 Oct 2014 19:00:00 GMT
Novel compound derived from plant leaves could help in the treatment of pulmonary hypertension.


Many Urologists Not Strictly Adhering to BPH/LUTS Guidelines
Thu, 16 Oct 2014 18:00:00 GMT
Many urologists not uniformly adhering to AUA guidelines for the management of benign prostatic hyperplasia/lower urinary tract symptoms.


Home Dialysis On the Rise Despite High Cost
Thu, 16 Oct 2014 13:00:00 GMT
Experts say that issues of cost to providers have prevented broader application of home dialysis.


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



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.


In Black Men, Active Surveillance Safe
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
Researchers confident in this approach because candidates for active surveillance are a heavily screened population.


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