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Prior Kidney Donor Favorable Waitlist Policy is Working
Tue, 25 Nov 2014 18:00:00 GMT
Living kidney donors who are in need of a transplant later in life experience shorter wait times and receive better quality kidneys.


Brown Fat Could Help Manage Diabetes
Tue, 25 Nov 2014 17:00:00 GMT
Brown fat could help to manage type 2 diabetes.


Once Pregnant, Living Kidney Donors More Likely to Have Hypertension
Fri, 21 Nov 2014 18:00:00 GMT
Living kidney donors are more likely to be diagnosed with high blood pressure or preemclampsia once pregnant compared to non-donor.


Erectile Dysfunction (ED) Linked to Early Vascular Disease
Fri, 21 Nov 2014 17:00:00 GMT
Men with asymptomatic vascular disease are more likely to develop erectile dysfunction (ED) compared to those who don't.


'Jekyll & Hyde' Molecule Could Lead to Aggressive Prostate Cancer (PCa)
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 18:00:00 GMT
Prostate cancer (PCa) patients who have the Endo180 protein present in their tumors tend to have a more aggressive form of the disease.


Drinking Coffee Could Reduce Diabetes Risk
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 17:00:00 GMT
Drinking three to four cups of coffee every day could reduce the risk of type 2 diabetes.


Overweight Men Face Higher Risk of Aggressive Prostate Cancer (PCa)
Wed, 19 Nov 2014 17:30:00 GMT
Obese men are at a greater risk of developing more advanced forms of prostate cancer (PCa).


Testosterone Therapy Does Not Increase Cardiovascular Risk
Wed, 19 Nov 2014 17:00:00 GMT
Testosterone replacement therapy (TRT) does not increase cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk.


Conscious Sedation Safe for Renal Cryoablation
Wed, 19 Nov 2014 16:00:00 GMT
Local anesthesia with conscious sedation for renal cancer cryoablation associated with shorter procedure and hospital stays.


Anticoagulants May Protect Transplanted Kidneys After Surgery
Tue, 18 Nov 2014 18:00:00 GMT
An anticoagulant was found to preserve kidney function after transplantation.


Bad Habits Could Lead to Diabetes in Young Students
Tue, 18 Nov 2014 17:00:00 GMT
Common risk factors found in the lifestyle choices of young people aged 17 to 24 can lead to the development of diabetes mellitus.


5-Star Dialysis Rating System To Debut
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
'Dialysis Facility Compare' will tabulate publicly reported quality measures, such as transfusion rates and mortality.


Common HIPAA Patient Violations
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT



HIPAA: Common Patient Info Mistakes
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
A wide range of patient information is covered under HIPAA privacy statutes, which regulates how information is disclosed.


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


JARDIANCE (empagliflozin)
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
For type 2 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.


Kidney Week 2014 Coverage
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
Check out our complete coverage of the Kidney Week 2014 meeting in Philadelphia.


MRA Treatments for ESRD Patients on Dialysis
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
Recently, increasing attention focused on mineralocorticoid receptor antagonists in treating chronic kidney disease.


MRA-Based Treatments for ESRD Patients on Dialysis
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT



New 5-Star Dialysis Facility Rating System To Debut
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT



November 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: BCG, Inequalities in Efficacy and Availability
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.


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


VENOFER for anemia
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT