Tag: Kidney

Removing ovaries linked to chronic kidney disease

New York: Premenopausal women with no genetic risk for breast and ovarian cancer should not…

Environmental pollutants could weaken your kidneys

Washington: Certain environmental pollutants, according to a study, may be the reason for deteriorating kidney…

Acute critical illness raises risk of kidney complications

Washington: People with acute critical illness have an increased risk of kidney complications and death,…

More than 300,000 people suffer from kidney ailments: Expert

Dharamsala: More than 300,000 people are suffering from end-stage kidney ailments and despite that only…

Vitamin B3 may help treat acute kidney injury

New York: Oral intake of vitamin B3 could potentially help prevent acute kidney injury that…

Communist veteran Somnath Chatterjee on ventilator support, condition critical

Kolkata: The health condition of former Lok Sabha Speaker, Somnath Chatterjee, continues to be in…

Be safe from UTI this monsoon

New Delhi: Monsoon season surely brings relief from the scorching heat, but this is also…

Meet 24-year-old Heena who donates kidney to father

Ahmedabad: A 24-year-old girl, Heena Tabiyar gave an extraordinary gift to her father three days…

Oral antibiotics may up risk of kidney stones: Study

New York: Children and adults treated with oral antibiotics may have a higher risk of…

Here’s what consuming more water does to kidney patients?

Washington: Making patients with Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) drink more water does not slow down…

Vietnam hit by kidney shortage for transplants

Hanoi: Vietnam, which has more than five million patients with kidney failure, is facing an…

Lakshma Reddy to launch six Dialysis Units in five districts

As part of its aim to provide best health care services to the poor to…

More women suffering from anaemia, men from diabetes: SRL survey

New Delhi: Owing to rapidly changing lifestyles, nearly 40 per cent women in India suffer…

Need to promote oral health in diabetes management

Washington: Despite being at a higher risk of periodontal diseases, diabetics visit the dentist less…

The Weeknd almost donated kidney to Gomez

Los Angeles: Singer The Weeknd was reportedly willing to donate his kidney to singer Selena…

Urological cancer linked to increased risk of suicide

London: Patients with urological cancer such as prostate, bladder or kidney cancer are five times…

Urinary, respiratory tract infections may double stroke risk: Study

New York: Those suffering from urinary or respiratory tract infections may face nearly double the…

Pregnancy and Kidney disease: Overcoming the challenge

New Delhi: Getting pregnant and starting a family are great experiences but may present challenges…

Kidney dysfunction more common in women than men

New Delhi: Chronic kidney disease in India is more common in women than in men,…

New tech could provide better case for kidney disease patients

Washington: Researchers have found a new technology in order to improve the care of patients…