Kidney disease

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  • Drinking coffee may cut death risk in kidney disease patients

    Drinking coffee may cut death risk in kidney disease patients

    The findings of a recent study showed a dose-dependent inverse association between caffeine and all-cause mortality. 

    November 4, 2017
  • ‘Cadaver donation only remedy for kidney patients’

    ‘Cadaver donation only remedy for kidney patients’

    There has been a sharp increase in patients suffering from Chronic Kidney Disease, a silent killer. Dialysis and kidney transplant remain the only remedy for patients’ survival. Over 1 lakh new patients are added to the existing pool of ‘kidney......

    May 14, 2017
  • ‘Obesity behind chronic kidney disease’

    ‘Obesity behind chronic kidney disease’

    Obesity is known to trigger chronic kidney disease in Indians, medical experts said on World Kidney Day, which was dedicated to the theme of obesity and chronic kidney disease.  Disproportionately enlarged waist lines in individuals are likely to take huge......

    March 9, 2017
  • Coming soon in Haryana: Dialysis facility for Rs.959

    Coming soon in Haryana: Dialysis facility for Rs.959

    Good news for kidney disease patients, who need dialysis to survive. Dialysis facility will now be available in 14 Haryana districts for as low as Rs.959, instead of Rs.2,000 to Rs.3,000 being charged for the same in the market. Health Minister Anil......

    March 3, 2017
  • Researchers prevent progression of diabetic kidney disease

    Researchers prevent progression of diabetic kidney disease

    An Australian pharmaceutical company has successfully prevented the progression of Diabetic Kidney Disease (DKD) for the first time. DKD is an often fatal long-term complication of type 2 diabetes which is the most common cause of severe renal disease. It......

    February 10, 2017
  • Researchers prevent progression of diabetic kidney disease

    Researchers prevent progression of diabetic kidney disease

    An Australian pharmaceutical company has successfully prevented the progression of Diabetic Kidney Disease (DKD) for the first time. DKD is an often fatal long-term complication of type 2 diabetes which is the most common cause of severe renal disease. It......

    February 10, 2017
  • Chronic constipation linked with kidney disease

    Chronic constipation linked with kidney disease

    US researchers have found an association with severe and chronic constipation and kidney disease.Constipation is a common condition, and it can have a variety of impacts on health including raising an individuals' risk of cardiovascular disease, potentially through effects caused......

    November 13, 2016