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Patients with kidney failure living longer

04/12/2008 20:08
Patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) are surviving longer, and fewer will succumb during their first year on dialysis than in the past, according to the 20th annual report of the US Renal Data System. Read more.......

Kidney Stones Raises Chronic Kidney Disease Risk

04/12/2008 19:58
People who develop kidney stone are at a greater risk of developing chronic kidney disease, according to a new study. Read more......

Low birth rate babies may later develop chronic kidney disease

04/12/2008 19:53
The risk of an individual developing segmental glomerulosclerosis, a chronic kidney disease, increases if they had low-birth weights as babies, says a new study. Read more at