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  1. Transporting dialysis patients in the cold weather has been brutalRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... KNOXVILLE (WATE) - More than 30 people have died in Tennessee due to the wintry weather. This number includes a dialysis pantient in Hickman County who wasn't able to make it to his treatment. People transporting patients back and forth to dialysis ...

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  2. Back to basics: pitting edema and the optimization of hypertension...Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | CiteULike

    Systemic arterial hypertension is an important risk factor for cardiovascular disease that is frequently observed in populations with declining renal function. Initiation of renal replacement therapy at least partially decreases signs of fluid overload; however, high blood pressure levels persist in the majority of patients after dialysis initiation.

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  3. View Press ReleaseRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Business Wire

    Data from the 2014 United States Renal Data System annual report suggests that while the total number of end stage renal disease patients in the United States continues to rise, at least part of that increase is the result of patients actually living longer . Likewise, the Peer Kidney Care Initiative's 2014 Dialysis Care & Outcomes report agrees that overall ESRD mortality rates have declined since 2004, noting that "declining mortality rates translate to longer lives, as illustrated by displays of gains in expected remaining life-times and deaths averted."

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  4. Life saving kidney transplant surgery now set for MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WBTV

    ... fix unless you had any complications with rejection," said Herbert, adding that the only other option would be dialysis treatments for four hours every other day. He said that would end his days on the road as a gospel singer. "I prayed for peace ...

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  5. Dialysis helps bring Martin back from the brinkRead the original story

    Wednesday | Amherst Daily News

    Thanks to three dialysis treatments a week, Brian Martin is alive so he can watch his grandchildren grow up.

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  6. Celebrate National Kidney Month by Supporting Bipartisan Kidney Care Legislation | CommentaryRead the original story

    Wednesday | Roll Call

    ... 600,000 Americans are living with kidney failure - and a large majority of those lives are sustained by life-saving dialysis treatments. That's hundreds of thousands of lives that would have been lost and hundreds of thousands of families that would ...

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  7. Can you go? ProbablyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Intermountain Jewish News

    ... Alzheimer's and other acquired or inherited conditions. a Medical: Sloane says some cruise lines can administer dialysis treatments onboard. The client's doctor and the ship's doctor need to coordinate to make sure the ship can provide it. IDEALLY, ...

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  8. MARTA Buses to Operate on Saturday Schedule Starting at 6 p.m due to weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    ... If conditions worsen after 11 p.m., MARTA plans to only run lifeline routes to hospitals, medical facilities and dialysis treatment centers for the following: A Route 6 - Emory A Route 19 - Clairmont Road A Route 21 - Memorial Drive A Route 78 - ...

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  9. Gov. Malloy Announces Launch of Mobile Tool to Help Residents Find...Read the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | State of Connecticut

    Governor Dannel P. Malloy and the Department of Consumer Protection today announced the launch of a brand new public tool in the event of a natural disaster, storm or other type of emergency that will provide consumers with information they need in order to quickly and safely get medicine, supplies, or treatment when travel is difficult and business closures are prevalent. 'Business Finder' - located at http://businessstatus.ct.gov - is a web-based, mobile optimized database that allows pharmacies, dialysis centers, and oxygen suppliers to update business information in real-time before and during an emergency, so customers can find a store or treatment center that is open and can meet their needs.

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  10. Malloy announces launch of mobile tool to help residents find medical ...Read the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | StamfordPlus.com

    Governor Dannel P. Malloy and the Department of Consumer Protection today announced the launch of a brand new public tool in the event of a natural disaster, storm or other type of emergency that will provide consumers with information they need in order to quickly and safely get medicine, supplies, or treatment when travel is difficult and business closures are prevalent. "Business Finder" - located at http://businessstatus.ct.gov - is a web-based, mobile optimized database that allows pharmacies, dialysis centers, and oxygen suppliers to update business information in real-time before and during an emergency, so customers can find a store or treatment center that is open and can meet their needs.

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  11. Colon + septic tank = unique, at times stinky, studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Science Daily

    ... glass tube with a 2-inch diameter with a rubber stopper at both ends and a tube-shaped membrane typically used for dialysis treatments within the glass tube. To simulate human feeding, 100 milliliters of a 20-ingredient mixture that replicated ...

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  12. 'His priority was never money', pastor, friend remember Glen ArcherRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | The Gleaner

    ... the late coach was dedicated to the children he taught and didn't do it for money or accolades. "He even had to do dialysis treatment in Washington D.C. at the Scripps National Spelling Bee competition but he still continued to create champions," ...

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  13. Medicare rules frustrate patients and leave ambulance companies hanging by a threadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | The Jersey Journal

    For the past one and a half years, Elaine Jeffries of East Orange would begin the time-consuming process of getting her husband, Jesse, prepared for dialysis treatments every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. After a couple of hours bathing, dressing and feeding the 84-year-old, Elaine Jeffries would see him strapped onto a stretcher and taken by ambulance to a dialysis center.

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  14. Rockwell Medical (RMTI) CEO Rob Chioini on Q4 2014 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Seeking Alpha

    ... clinical programs for delivering iron via Triferic and TPN total parenteral nutrition solution, PD, parenteral dialysis solution and an orphan indication. We are also moving forward in pursuing regulatory approval for Triferic in several ...

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  15. 2015 off to strong start in constructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | The Gatesville Messenger

    ... rial Hospital led the permits with a cost of $2 million. Construction is underway on the clinic that will include a dialysis treatment center. The clinic will allow patients to receive dialysis without going out of town.

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  16. Risky Diet for Kidney Disease PatientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | PR Log

    ... is also vital to take kidney sparing medication and avoiding kidney toxins. The high costs of medication as well as dialysis treatment can be avoided by adopting a more healthy diet which is rich in fruits and vegetables. Visit ...

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  17. Rockwell Medical Reports Fourth Quarter 2014 ResultsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | BioSpace

    ... where we are confident that this new drug will improve the lives of hemodialysis patients and create value for the dialysis providers in the renal community. We are now working diligently towards the commercial launch of both Triferic and ...

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  18. Perodua donates Axia to National Kidney Foundation - win the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Paul Tan's Automotive News

    ... March 29. As of November 2014, the National Kidney Foundation needs to raise RM12 million annually to subsidise the dialysis treatments costs for 1,509 patients who seek treatment at its 28 dialysis centres nationwide. "This collaboration with the ...

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  19. Too caught up with work to save kidney from diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Star Online

    ... kidney disease. Abu Hassan never expected his doctor to inform him that his kidneys had shrunk and he had to start dialysis treatment immediately. He had learnt the hard way the importance of going for regular health screenings and of paying ...

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  20. NxStage Medical Looks Healthy As Home Dialysis GrowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Motley Fool

    The incidence of chronic kidney disease and diabetes has risen sharply in the U.S. in recent years, and that has required many Americans to start receiving dialysis treatments. Traditionally, those diagnoses required patients to visit specialty dialysis treatment centers, creating the hassle of having to schedule treatments multiple times per week.

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