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Exercise May Decrease Risk of End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD)
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:00:00 GMT
Strenuous aerobic activities found to decrease the risk of ESRD by 42% compared with no physical activity.


Blacks with Recurrent Prostate Cancer More Likely To Regret Treatment
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:30:59 GMT
Racial differences in prostate cancer (PCa) treatment regret more pronounced among those without sexual problems.


Genetic Link in Kidney Stones Identified
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:00:00 GMT
Kidney stones may have a possible genetic link that can assist patients in acquiring a more specific diagnosis and treatment.


Men with More Female Partners Have Lower Prostate Cancer (PCa) Risk
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 16:00:00 GMT
Men who have slept with more than 20 female partners are less likely to develop aggressive prostate cancer (PCa).


Prostate Cancer Radiotherapy Outcomes Worse in Smokers
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 13:00:00 GMT
Patients who smoke during external beam radiotherapy (EBRT) are at increased risk of distant metastases and dying from prostate cancer.


Hemodialysis Used Less Often for Women than Men with End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD)
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 12:00:00 GMT
Study shows that 59% of men with end-stage renal disease were on hemodialysis versus 41% of women.


Kidney Stone Formers Face Higher Fracture Risk
Mon, 27 Oct 2014 15:00:00 GMT
Fracture risk after urolithiasis highest among males aged 10 to 19 years and females aged 30 to 39 years.


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.


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.


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.


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


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



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.


Quiz: Bacillus CG, Inequalities in Efficacy
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
A 75-year-old man with significant coronary artery disease and renal insufficiency. Take our latest quiz.


Quiz: Inequalities in Bacillus Calmette-Guerin
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT



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.


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.