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The Tragic Tale of the Sale of a Kidney for an iPad and iPhone is in Court in China

The Tragic Tale of the Sale of Kidney for iPad and iPhone is in Court in China
In 2011 a student in China sold one of his kidneys to be able to buy an iPad and iPhone.
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Maternal Diabetes Linked to Childhood Kidney Disease

Source: Medscape

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Low birth weight, as well as maternal obesity, has been linked to the development of chronic kidney disease in children. Medscape Medical N ...
Full article at: Medscape 1 day ago, 4:01pm CDT
 

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Dialysis patients demand backup power

Source: WIVB News Channel 4 Buffalo NY

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – Allen F. Scioli has been getting dialysis treatments for about five years, most recently at Southtowns Dialysis in Hamburg, which does not have backup power. He’s angered by the fact that the State of New York does not require dialysis providers to have it. Scioli is speaking out and demanding changes when it comes to the lack of backup power at some dialysis facilities and he isn’t the least bit worried about ruffling feathers. WATCH | You can see ...
Full article at: WIVB News Channel 4 Buffalo NY 2 days ago, 4:00pm CDT
 

Patients with kidney failure to get a new lease on life

Source: Science Daily

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A European research consortium has been developing a wearable artificial kidney that would make it possible for dialysis patients to lead a more full and active life while adding another 10 to 16 years to their life expe ...
Full article at: Science Daily 4 days ago, 11:36am CDT
 

Common virus may cause anemia in patients with kidney disease

Source: Science Daily

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Kidneys from most patients with chronic kidney disease in a new study were positive for active cytomegalovirus infection. Patients with higher levels of anti-cytomegalovirus antibodies in their blood had lower number of red blood cells. Cytomegalovirus blocks a protein needed to make a hormone th ...
Full article at: Science Daily Apr 10 2014, 6:43pm CDT
 

The Scratching Post: Your Kitty’s Kidneys

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Editor’s Note: The Scratching Post is a new column that’s sponsored and written by the staff at NOVA Cat Clinic. Has Fluffy been drinking a lot more water lately? Have you been cleaning out her litter box more often than normal? These can be some of the initial signs of kidney disease. We rarely think about our cat’s kidneys and how well they are functioning, but they are very important organs in the body. Kidneys filter the blood to remove waste from the system. Most commonly due to aging ...
Full article at: ARLNow.com Apr 10 2014, 1:30pm CDT
 

Common virus may cause anemia in patients with kidney disease

Source: EurekaAlert

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Kidneys from most patients with chronic kidney disease were positive for active cytomegalovirus infection.Patients with higher levels of anti-cytomegalovirus antibodies in their blood had lower number of red blood cells.Cytomegalovirus blocks a protein needed to make a hormone that ...
Full article at: EurekaAlert Apr 9 2014, 11:00pm CDT
 

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LaSalle teenager diagnosed as sole patient with four kidney diseases

Source: MonroeNews.com

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LaSALLE — There are purple, glittery curtains hanging in the window of Julia DePelsmaeker’s bedroom. The bedspread that covers her mattress is patterned with pink and purple swirls, and stuffed animals line the foot of the bed. This is the first in a series on 13-year­old Julia DePelsmaeker of LaSalle, who was diagnosed with four kidney diseases — nephritis, nephrotic syn­drome, membranoproliferative glo­merulonephritis and IgA n ...
Full article at: MonroeNews.com Apr 8 2014, 5:00am CDT
 

Walking reduces high risk for heart disease in patients with kidney infection

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Heart disease and infection are major complications and the leading causes of death in patients with chronic kidney disease. It is now well established that immune system dysfunction is involved in both of these pathological pro ...
Full article at: News-Medical.net Apr 4 2014, 3:20am CDT
 

Nollywood Actor Chris NKulor Suffers Kidney Failure

Source: Tumfweko

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 Nollywood actor Chris Nkulor is undergoing serious health problems and has drastically lost weight. According to the information made available by Enigerianews, the Abia State born actor is suffering from kidney failure and urgently needs to undergo a kidney transplant surgery abroad. While battling for survival Nkulor has dramatically lost weight (see the photo below). It has been learnt that the amount of about N6million ...
Full article at: Tumfweko Apr 4 2014, 2:50am CDT
 



 

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