Get to know what increases the risks of kidney stones.
Experts believe that marathon runners are most likely to suffer short-term acute kidney injury but its effects are almost negligible and the body can recover in as little as two days.
Kidney disease can be controlled and prevented if we understand the circumstances and risk factors which predispose to it. Ensure to keep kidneys healthy, Happy World Kidney Day.
It’s not unusual for a surgeon to save another doctor’s life. Dr. Colleen Coleman did so by going under the knife to help an ailing colleague who desperately needed a kidney.
Ryan Wagner's Facebook page saved his son's life. It help him and his family find the perfect donors for their son Miles.
A man offered his kidney as a wedding anniversary gift to save the life of his wife.
New research confirmed that old kidneys still work long enough in saving lives after kidney transplant.
A new study shows gum disease can up the risk of mortality present due to Chronic Kidney Disease.
Kidney disease patients have better survival odds, a USRDS report found.
Recently published study linked widely prescribed US drugs for heartburn like Nexium, Prilosec, and Prevacid to heightened risks of chronic kidney disease.
When Glenn Calderbrank responded to a request for Kidney donor for his wife, he was looking for a marble slab for a construction project. He said, "It kind of hit home for me."
A three-month course of antibiotic, Levofloxacin post kidney transplantation did not reduce risk of viral infection, a new study reported.
Every patient with pre-dialysis kidney disease should receive statins by current guidelines, reports a new study.
Two new studies found that dialysis patients are unprepared during emergencies and disasters.
An antibody abundant in mice and previously thought to offer poor assistance in fighting infection may actually play a key role in keeping immune responses in check, suggests a new study.
Medicaid, America's most prominent health insurance program, is a boon for pregnant women, as well as women who are trying to conceive a child. It covers a plethora of reproductive healthcare services, including family planning and pregnancy-related care (prenatal services, childbirth, and postpartum services and care) without cost-sharing. Medicaid law strictly prohibits the states from charging co-payments, deductibles, or other such service charges.