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kidney disease

What eating too much protein does to your health

A protein-rich diet is often recommended for many reasons, but too much protein can be dangerous for your health.

15 Sep 2019 3:42 PM

Diabetes drug could counter kidney disease

Study finds diabetes drug may prevent, slow kidney disease.

15 Apr 2019 6:06 PM

This diet can put you at greater risk of kidney disease progression

The investigators found that individuals with pro-inflammatory diets had a higher risk of developing kidney failure.

27 Oct 2018 6:35 PM

Air pollution harms your kidneys, too

The harmful toxins in polluted air increases the risk of developing chronic kidney disease and are now being considered as a major risk factor.

08 Oct 2018 12:20 AM

Caffeine may help individuals with kidney ailments live longer

Here is what a new study has found.

13 Sep 2018 1:20 PM


Acute critical illness raises risk of kidney complications

Researchers urge clinicians to monitor kidney functions at 30-90 day intervals in patients with acute critical illness.

11 Sep 2018 12:02 PM

Now, new treatment for chronic kidney disease in the horizon

Gene therapy could slow down or even reverse damage to kidney cells, hence preventing chronic kidney disease.

07 Jul 2018 11:33 AM

14 ways sitting for 6 hours or more a day can kill you

Sitting for more than six hours a day increases your risk of early death by 19 per cent, the study found.

05 Jul 2018 3:40 PM

Here’s why your pee might foam, and it could be serious

If a person is dehydrated their pee may appear foamy. This is because they are not drinking enough water.

21 Jun 2018 10:54 AM

Here's why your breath might smell like pee

Poor dental hygiene, eating a meal full of garlic and even illness can leave our breath smelling less than desirable.

15 Jun 2018 2:20 PM


Here's what consuming more water does to kidney patients

Here is what a new study has found.

09 May 2018 3:51 PM

A daily dose of baking soda can do wonders!

A daily dose of baking soda may help reduce the destructive inflammation of autoimmune diseases like rheumatoid arthritis.

25 Apr 2018 4:52 PM

Pregnancy and kidney disease: Overcoming the challenge

Here is all you need to know.

11 Mar 2018 9:47 AM

No difference in diet plans when comes to long-run

Obesity remains a worldwide public health issue.

07 Mar 2018 2:47 PM

New tech could provide better care for kidney disease patients

Accumulation in the lungs can lead to complications like heart failure and high blood pressure.

22 Feb 2018 7:29 PM


Air pollution is causing kidney damage to millions: study

Air pollution might at least partially explain the rise in incidence of CKD of unknown origin in many geographies around the world.

05 Nov 2017 7:13 PM

Researchers urge diabetics to consume bread at the end of mealtime

Here is what a new study discovered.

02 Oct 2017 1:44 PM

46 per cent die every year after heart failure: Study

The study revealed that heart failure has different causes and varying levels of severity.

25 Jun 2017 3:44 AM

Gastric acid pills may lead to serious kidney damage

Consuming popular heartburn drugs for prolonged periods is one of the major reasons

23 Feb 2017 9:49 AM

Giving them a home

Ashraf Hussain had no compassion for animals as a child but transformed later into guardian angel for strays.

29 Dec 2016 12:43 AM