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Melbourne, Jan. 28 (ANI): A British man who had been donated with a kidney from his wife, dumped her three years after the operation.
Washington, January 17 (ANI): Jessica Simpson and Channing Tatum have provided Odette Annable extensive help in finding potential kidney donors for her ailing aunt.
New breakthrough brings hope for kidney patients Jan 13, 11:24 am
Washington, Jan. 13 (ANI): A new study has revealed that certain cells contribute to kidney function decline, making them attractive targets for treatments against kidney failure.
Washington, Jan. 5 (ANI): Amazon founder Jeff Bezos was evacuated from the Galapagos Islands after being stricken by kidney stones, the Ecuadorean navy has said.
'Oklahoma!' actress Barbara Lawrence dies at 83 Jan 4, 12:02 pm
Washington, Jan 4 (ANI): Barbara Lawrence of the 'Oklahoma!' fame has passed away due to kidney failure. She was 83.
Obesity harmful for kidney health Dec 14, 1:02 pm
Washington, Dec. 14 (ANI): Researchers have shown that declines in kidney function are detectable long before the emergence of other obesity-related diseases such as diabetes and high blood pressure.
Diet and exercise linked to risk of developing kidney stones Dec 13, 1:18 pm
Washington, Dec. 12 (ANI): A new study has found that engaging in physical activity every now and then and consuming fewer calories can decrease the risk of developing kidney stones.
Epigenetic changes behind chronic kidney disease Nov 24, 9:57 am
Washington, Nov. 23 (ANI): Researchers have found, in a genome-wide survey, significant differences in the pattern of chemical modifications on DNA, which affect gene expression in kidney cells from patients with chronic kidney disease.
Regenerative kidney's comes closer to reality Nov 19, 2:10 pm
Washington, Nov 19 (ANI): A team of researchers has developed a novel platform to study kidney diseases, opening new avenues for the future application of regenerative medicine strategies to help restore kidney function.
'Healthy' baby born to brain dead mother Nov 15, 11:51 am
Paris, November 15 (ANI): A healthy baby was delivered three months after the mother suffered brain death due to a stroke.
Controlling acid levels in diet can help improve kidney health Nov 10, 10:56 am
Washington, Nov 10 (ANI): A trio of studies, one of which was led by Indian origin researcher, has suggested that controlling dietary acid intake by consuming more fruits and vegetables, which are highly alkaline, could help improve kidney health.
Washington, Nov 10 (ANI): A new study has suggested that preeclampsia- a condition in pregnancy characterized by high blood pressure, sometimes with fluid retention and protein excretion in the urine- during pregnancy is a risk factor for developing kidney failure later in life.
Soft drinks and sugar deadly for kidney health Nov 10, 10:56 am
Washington, Nov 10 (ANI): Two new studies have highlighted the potential negative effects that soft drinks and sugar can have on kidney health.
Low salt, more vegetables key to heart and kidney health Nov 8, 2:25 pm
Washington, Nov 8 (ANI): A new study has found that reducing salt intake and increased consumption of vegetable protein provide clear benefits for the heart and kidney health of patients with chronic kidney disease.
New drug combo makes cancer cells 'eat themselves' Nov 6, 11:14 am
Washington, Nov 6 (ANI): A new drug combination therapy, which is being developed at Virginia Commonwealth University Massey Cancer Center effectively, killed colon, liver, lung, kidney, breast and brain cancer cells while having little effect on noncancerous cells.
New study turns established diabetic kidney disease theories on head Oct 28, 10:09 am
Washington, Oct 28 (ANI): While a prevailing theory suggests elevated cellular levels of glucose ultimately result in diabetic kidney disease, a new research led by Indian origin scientist has claimed that the truth may, in fact, be quite the opposite.
Vitamin D supplements not linked to kidney stone risk Oct 18, 1:17 pm
Washington, Oct 18 (ANI): Some previous studies led to a concern that vitamin D supplementation could increase an individual's risk of developing kidney stones.
Kidney cancer campaign urges people to check for blood in urine Oct 16, 4:58 pm
London, October 16 (ANI): A public health campaign has warned people that they should contact their doctor if they spot blood even once in their urine.
Behavioural therapy may help depressed kidney failure patients Oct 12, 2:05 pm
Washington, Oct. 12 (ANI): A new study has claimed that behavioural therapy provided chair-side to kidney failure patients while undergoing dialysis could help them combat depression and improve their quality of life.
Obesity may be harmful for kidney's health too Oct 7, 12:52 pm
Washington, Oct. 7 (ANI): Obesity suppresses an important cellular process that is capable of preventing kidney cell damage, a new study has revealed.
Eating citrus fruits helps prevent formation of kidney cysts Oct 4, 12:16 pm
Washington, Oct 04 (ANI): A component of grapefruit and other citrus fruits like naringenin, blocks the formation of kidney cysts, a new study has revealed.
Why diabetic women are likelier to develop kidney failure than men Sep 15, 12:47 pm
Washington, Sept 15 (ANI): A new study has linked a genetic variant on chromosome 2 with kidney failure in diabetic women but not in men.
Washington, August 13 (ANI): A new study has linked eating a healthy diet and drinking a moderate amount of alcohol to decreased risk or progression of chronic kidney disease (CKD) in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus.
London, Aug 9 (ANI): The one-humped dromedary camel of Arabia may be the source of a mysterious respiratory virus that emerged without warning last year, a new study has revealed.
Washington, Aug 02 (ANI): A simple and non-invasive ultrasound-based therapy might prevent acute kidney injury that commonly arises after major surgery, a new study has revealed.
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