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  1. The Big, Red Heart of MemphisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Daily News

    ... cancer, cardiology and heart surgery, diabetes and endocrinology, gastroenterology and GI surgery, neonatology, nephrology, neurology and neurosurgery, orthopedics, pulmonology, and urology. Le Bonheur received additional recognition in seven of ...

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  2. Many dialysis patients ill-prepared for emergenciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Philly.com

    ... located on a mobile electronic application," Murakami said in a news release from the American Society of Nephrology. People on dialysis rely on water, electricity and transportation to get to their treatments, making them particularly vulnerable ...

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  3. DCI Carlsbad Hosts Open House for the CommunityRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | PR Log

    ... the past 15 years. Medical direction and patient care is provided by Dr. James Gibb, who is affiliated with the Nephrology Division of the Department of Internal Medicine at the University of New Mexico. Dr. Gibb will at the open house to meet the ...

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  4. Reps. Marino, Lewis, Roskam Introduce Critical Kidney Disease Research LegislationRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | NorthcentralPa.com

    ... by Kidney Care Partners, the National Kidney Foundation, the American Kidney Fund, the American Society of Nephrology, Renal Support Network, DaVita, the American Nephrology Nurses' Association, and U.S. Renal Care. "I am so thankful to my friends ...

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  5. OPKO Announces Fourth Quarter Operating and Financial ResultsRead the original story

    Dec 31, 2013 | Business Wire

    ... Patients with Stage 3 or 4 CKD and Vitamin D Insufficiency" on November 15, 2014 during the American Society of Nephrology meeting in Philadelphia, PA. Clinical Trial for Rayaldee as Adjunctive Cancer Therapy Initiated in Q4 2014: OPKO initiated a ...

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  6. MCW seeks participants for kidney researchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | WauwatosaNOW.com

    ... The primary investigator conducting the research is Ashraf El-Meanawy, M.D., Ph.D., assistant professor of nephrology at MCW. Individuals between the ages of 14 and 30, born either prematurely or full-term, will be considered for the study. ...

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  7. Red meat warning for people with kidney diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Food Industry

    A diet high in red meat could increase the risks of further health problems for people with kidney disease, say researchers. The study, published in the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology , examined the association between dietary acidic load and kidney disease progression to end-stage renal disease in a group of US-based participants.

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  8. Kidney transplant results in children: progress made, but blacks lag behindRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Kidney International

    1Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Washington University School of Medicine and St Louis Children’s Hospital, St Louis, Missouri, USA Correspondence: Vikas R. Dharnidharka, Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Washington University School of ...

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  9. Revisiting KDIGO clinical practice guideline on chronic kidney...Read the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Kidney International

    Revisiting KDIGO clinical practice guideline on chronic kidney disease—mineral and bone disorder: a commentary from a Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes controversies conference 16Department of Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Correspondence: Markus Ketteler, Division of Nephrology, Klinikum Coburg GmbH, Ketschendorfer Street 33, D-96450 Coburg, Germany.

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  10. Bone cells, sclerostin, and FGF23: what's bred in the bone will come out in the fleshRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Kidney International

    Correspondence: Susan M. Ott, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Box 356426, Seattle, Washington 98195-6426, USA. E-mail: smott@uw.edu Bone metabolism is linked to systemic diseases, and new research shows that the bone cells have endocrine functions that affect multiple organs.

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  11. 3 Ways Beer Just May Be The New Red WineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | MSN Healthy Living

    ... per day, the study says, brings a 5% drop in risk. Research in the Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology studied the connection between common beverages and risk of kidney stones over an 8-year period. Beer turned out to be more ...

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  12. Urine test predicts heart failure patients' risk of kidney injuryRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Science Daily

    ... hospitalization, according to a study appearing in an upcoming issue of the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology (JASN). Acute heart failure is the leading cause of hospitalizations worldwide. In patients with acute decompensated heart ...

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  13. Endocardial Fibroelastosis Is Caused by Aberrant Endothelial to...Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Circulation

    From the Department of Cardiology and Pneumology , Department of Nephrology and Rheumatology , University Medical Center of GA ttingen, Georg-August University, GA ttingen, Germany; Department of Cardiac Surgery, Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, MA ; Division of Matrix Biology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA ; Lab Genetica Molecolare, Papa Giovanni XXIII Hospital, Bergamo, Italy ; Department of Cancer Biology and the Metastasis Research Center, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston ; and DZHK , partner site GA ttingen, Germany .

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  14. Teacher Lindsey Painter Will Donate a Kidney to One of Her First-Grade StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | People

    Last December, Lisa Parker emailed her triplets' first-grade teacher to let her know the boys would be missing school. The family was holding a press conference that day in San Antonio, Texas, to help 6-year-old Matthew Parker, who was a match only with one percent of the U.S. population, to find a kidney donor.

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  15. Marshaling the body's own weapons against psoriasisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... responses. The findings, which are described in an upcoming issue of the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology (JASN) ... (HealthDay)-Combined inhibition of tumor necrosis factor (TNF) I and interleukin (IL)-17 is more effective than single ...

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  16. Phosphate Therapeutics Announces Completion Of Subject Recruitment...Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | BioSpace

    ... being tested for effect on phosphate levels in the blood. This study is being conducted in more than 20 expert nephrology centres in the USA, with Dr Geoff Block as the Principal Investigator. Dr Block is a widely published and world-recognised ...

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  17. Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors and Angiotensin II Receptor...Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Circulation

    From the Department of Cardiology, Gentofte University Hospital, Hellerup, Denmark ; Institute of Health, Science and Technology, Aalborg University, Aalborg, Denmark ; The National Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark ; Department of Nephrology, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark ; and Institute of Biological Psychiatry, Mental Health Centre Sct. Hans, Copenhagen University Hospital, Roskilde, Denmark .

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  18. Circulating Total Bilirubin and Risk of Incident Cardiovascular...Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Circulation

    From the Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom ; Musculoskeletal Research Unit, School of Clinical Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom ; Departments of Nephrology Medicine and Endocrinology , University of Groningen and University Medical Center, Groningen, The Netherlands. Correspondence to Setor K. Kunutsor, Cardiovascular Epidemiology Unit, Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB1 8RN, United Kingdom.

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  19. Deadly kidney disease can make a sneak attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | The Baltimore Sun

    Before she was diagnosed with chronic kidney disease, or CKD, Kerri Gwinn-Harris, 51, never gave her kidneys much thought. "Every year, I got a mammogram, Pap smear and exam, but who thinks to check their kidneys?" she said.

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  20. Inflammation and hypoxia linked to renal injury by CCAAT/enhancer-binding protein IRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Kidney International

    Correspondence: Masaomi Nangaku, Division of Nephrology and Endocrinology, The University of Tokyo Graduate School of Medicine, 7-3-1 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-8655, Japan. E-mail: mnangaku-tky@umin.ac.jp Tubulointerstitial hypoxia plays a critical role in the pathogenesis of kidney injury, and hypoxia-inducible factor -1 is a master regulator of cellular adaptation to hypoxia.

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