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Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is progressive loss in kidn...

wikipedia - 21 Nov 2017
Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is progressive loss in kidney function over a period of months or years. The symptoms of worsening kidney function are not specific, and might include feeling generally unwell or having a reduced appetite. Often, chronic kidney disease is diagnosed as a result of screening of people who are at risk, such as those with high blood pressure, diabetes, or a family history. This disease may also be identified when it leads to one of its recognized complications, such as
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35 Genes Shape Risk to Chronic Kidney Disease |

Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News - 26 Nov 2018
An international study lead by University of Manchester scientists has discovered the identity of genes that predispose people to chronic kidney disease.
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GBD 2017: a fragile world

The Lancet - 10 Nov 2018
Since The Lancet published the first Global Burden of Disease Study (GBD) over 10 years ago, every new iteration has brought improvements in data quality ...
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Gout Increases Chronic Kidney Disease Risk

Renal and Urology News - 06 Nov 2018
Gout is a risk factor for the development of chronic kidney disease (CKD) stage 3 or higher, UK investigators concluded. In a retrospective cohort study that ...
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Daily Coffee Drinking May Prevent CKD

Renal and Urology News - 15 Jun 2018
Healthy adults who habitually consume one or more cups of coffee daily may reduce their risk of chronic kidney disease (CKD), according to new study findings ...

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