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8 hrs ago | Kidney International

Urinary sodium excretion and kidney failure in nondiabetic chronic kidney disease

Correspondence: Mark J. Sarnak, Box 391, Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Tufts Medical Center, 800 Washington Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA.

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Related Topix: Health, Nephrology, Medicine, Life, Food, Dieting

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Business Wire

Fresenius Medical Care Introduces New a Chair Yogaa Program to...

Fresenius Medical Care North America , the nation's leading network of dialysis facilities , has asked Lakshmi Voelker, a noted author, lecturer and yoga instructor, to create a " chair yoga " program specifically for dialysis patients.

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Related Topix: Dialysis, Medicine, Health, Fitness, Yoga, Fresenius Medical Care, Denver, CO, Aurora, CO

Business Wire

Fresenius Medical Care Introduces New a Chair Yogaa Program to...

Fresenius Medical Care North America , the nation's leading network of dialysis facilities , has asked Lakshmi Voelker, a noted author, lecturer and yoga instructor, to create a " chair yoga " program specifically for dialysis patients.

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Related Topix: Dialysis, Medicine, Health, Fitness, Yoga, Fresenius Medical Care, Denver, CO, Aurora, CO

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Customer Interaction Solutions

La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company Announces First Patient Enrolled in...

La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company , a leader in the development of innovative therapies intended to significantly improve outcomes in patients suffering from life-threatening diseases, today announced that the first patient has been enrolled in the Phase 1/2 clinical trial of LJPC-501 for the treatment of type 1 and type 2 hepatorenal syndrome .

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Related Topix: La Jolla Pharmaceutical, Biotech, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Healthcare Law, Law, Health, Food and Drug Administration

Fri Aug 22, 2014

The Star Online

Staying trim may delay kidney problems for diabetics

Healthy eating, staying active and losing weight are already recommended for people with type-2 diabetes, and new research suggests these steps may also delay or prevent chronic kidney disease.

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Related Topix: Diabetes, Health, Bethesda, MD

Wed Aug 20, 2014

US Pharmacist

Renal Disease and Nutritional Considerations

US Pharm . 2014;39 :48-52. The kidneys have two primary roles: to filter extra water and waste products from the blood and to balance the salts and minerals - such as calcium, phosphorus, sodium, and potassium - that circulate in the blood.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Hypertension, Health, Life, Food, Nutrition, Kidney Cancer, Nephrology

GlobeNewswire

Pitt Analysis Questions Use of Acute Hemodialysis Treatment

Their findings, published online today in the journal PLOS One , suggest acute hemodialysis, an aggressive method that is standardly used for people with sudden kidney failure, may not provide a definitive benefit to the patient.

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Related Topix: Health, University of Pittsburgh

Reuters

For diabetics, losing weight may delay kidney problems

Healthy eating, staying active and losing weight are already recommended for people with type 2 diabetes, and new research suggests these steps may also delay or prevent chronic kidney disease.

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Related Topix: Diabetes, Health, Bethesda, MD

Mon Aug 18, 2014

In-PharmaTechnologist.com

Manufacturing issues cause recalls for Amgen, Baxter and Caraco

All three of the manufacturers announced recalls late last week either for potential contamination or cGMP deviations.

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Related Topix: Health

Sat Aug 16, 2014

CiteULike

Relationship between nutritional status and the glomerular filtration ...

The relationship between the protein-energy nutritional status and renal function was assessed in 1785 clinically stable patients with moderate to advanced chronic renal failure who were evaluated during the baseline phase of the Modification of Diet in Renal Disease Study.

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Related Topix: Health, Life, Food, Dieting, Biochemistry, Biology, Science

Tue Aug 12, 2014

EurekAlert!

Clotting drug linked to fewer blood transfusions in joint surgery

Tranexamic acid has been shown to reduce blood loss during or shortly after major joint surgery .

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Related Topix: Knee Replacement, Health

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Colombo Page

Snake bites complicate chronic kidney disease among farmers in rural Sri Lanka

Aug 11, Colombo: Snakebite is a common occupational health hazard among Sri Lankan agricultural workers, particularly in the North Central Province and a recent study has found that venomous snake bites, particularly viper bites have frequently led to kidney failure among the farmers in these areas.

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Related Topix: Sri Lanka, Asia, World News, Agriculture, Science, Health

Mon Aug 04, 2014

Roseville Review

Kidney disease is on the rise: what you need to know

Kidney disease is on the rise, according to government statistics. Even if you haven't been diagnosed, getting informed about it is important, as more than 26 million Americans likely have kidney disease and over 430,000 Americans are currently receiving dialysis treatment for kidney failure, according to the National Kidney Foundation.

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Related Topix: Dialysis, Medicine, Kidney Cancer

Fri Aug 01, 2014

Washington Times

Cutting-edge transplant overcomes hepatitis C

Doctors at the University of Utah have combined forces to provide transplants for patients while at the same time treating organ-destroying diseases in first-of-their-kind procedures that bring the promise of extended life for patients.

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Related Topix: Hepatitis, Medicine, Health, University of Utah, Kidney Cancer

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Kidney International

Clinical, morphologic, and genetic features of renal leukocyte chemotactic factor 2 amyloidosis

Christopher P Larsen 1 , Robert J Kossmann 2 , Marjorie L Beggs 1 , Alan Solomon 3 and Patrick D Walker 1 Correspondence: Christopher P. Larsen, Nephropath, 10180 Executive Center Drive, Suite 100, Little Rock, Arkansas 72211, USA.

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Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, Little Rock, AR, Health

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