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Gene linked to pediatric kidney cancer 'could help in kidney regeneration'  Apr 14, 10:21 am
Washington, April 14 (ANI): Researchers have said that about one-third of cases of Wilms tumor, a pediatric cancer of the kidney, are linked to a gene called Lin28.
Bike riding ups risk of kidney, genital injuries  Apr 5, 10:38 am
Washington, Apr 5 (ANI): A new study suggests that bike riders risk injury to the kidney or genitalia.
10 pc of Brit kids don't know which planet they live on!   Apr 4, 1:38 pm
London, April 4 (ANI): A new study has found that 10 percent of kids in Britain are so dumb that they do not know answers to simple questions like what planet they live on.
Stem cells in body's fatty folds can help heal diseased kidneys  Mar 23, 12:31 pm
Washington, March 23 (ANI): A new study has revealed that fatty fold of tissue within the abdomen that is a rich source of stem cells can help in fighting kidney failure.
Now, app that turns smartphone into portable medical diagnostic device  Mar 20, 10:49 am
Washington, Mar 20 (ANI): Researchers have developed a mobile phone application recently that could make monitoring conditions such as diabetes, kidney disease, and urinary tract infections much clearer and easier for both patients and doctors.
New drug to lower salt intake without affecting diet  Mar 13, 11:20 am
Washington, Mar 13 (ANI): A new drug may soon be able to solve the growing problem of excess sodium consumption by lowering an individual's salt absorption without affecting his or her diet.
Syrian civil war's impact on children's health 'devastating'  Mar 10, 2:23 pm
Washington, Mar. 10 (ANI): The impact of Syrian civil war on kids' health is far more insidious than has been widely understood, a leading children's advocacy group has said.
British Facebook users selling kidneys for 20,000 pounds on social network site  Mar 10, 11:45 am
Washington, March 10 (ANI): People in Britain are reportedly taking to Facebook to sell their kidneys in exchange for money.
`Ungrateful` hubby dumps wife three years after she donates kidney to him  Jan 28, 3:15 pm
Melbourne, Jan. 28 (ANI): A British man who had been donated with a kidney from his wife, dumped her three years after the operation.
Jessica Simpson, Channing Tatum help Odette Annable find kidney donor for aunty  Jan 17, 3:47 pm
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.
Amazon founder Jeff Bezos airlifted from cruise ship for kidney stone  Jan 5, 2:57 pm
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.
Preeclampsia during pregnancy may up kidney failure risk later in life  Nov 10, 10:56 am
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.
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