Use of proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) was associated with a 1.4-fold higher risk of chronic kidney disease (CKD), according to the results of a recent study.
Because PPIs have been shown to potentia... View More
Avoiding a pro-inflammatory diet may help lessen the risk of end-stage renal disease (ESRD) among patients who already have chronic kidney disease (CKD), a new study shows.
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Prescription opioid use is more common among patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) compared with members of the general population, according to new findings presented at the American Society ... View More
In type 2 diabetes, empagliflozin (EMPA) likely has beneficial renal effects regardless of patients’ level of glycemic control prior to and during therapy, according to new findings.
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In patients with type 2 diabetes, long-term decreases in estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR) and increases in urine albumin-to-creatinine ratio (UACR) are associated with an increased risk ... View More
Home hemodialysis (HHD) may be associated with better survival compared with in-center hemodialysis (IHD) among patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD), according to a new study presented at t... View More
Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) inv-olves dysregulated dopaminergic pathways, and as such, dopaminergic agents such as amphetamine and methylphenidate are prescribed to treat the co... View More
A large team of international researchers has identified a gene that causes developmental and epileptic encephalopathy (DEE), and the findings may lead to medical therapies to treat children with t... View More
Uncomplicated gonococcal infections—urogenital and rectal types, in particular—can be successfully treated with oral zoliflodacin, results of a recent study showed.1
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Weekly use of specific household cleaning products around infants is associated with increased body mass index (BMI) at an older age, according to new research from Canada.
“Antibacterial cle... View More