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Diabetes: Heart attack risk due to loss of small blood vessels around the heart | MNT
Study suggests that the higher risk of heart attack in diabetes is due to the loss of small blood vessels around the heart, and it proposes a gene... March 24 @ 10:30 PM Comments: Likes: 0

Higher rates of stress-related emotional factors in women linked to heart attacks, study suggests | Medical Xpress
A recent study by researchers at the Rollins School of Public Health (RSPH) at Emory University suggests that among young survivors of heart... March 24 @ 8:00 PM Comments: Likes: 0

GOP bill to replace ACA pulled at last minute | Medpage Today
Republicans apparently failed to garner enough votes to pass the controversial measure. March 24 @ 6:00 PM Comments: Likes: 0

The ASN Policy Team explains ongoing deliberations with AHCA | Kidney News Online
ASN's David White and Zach Cahill stay up-to-date on the American Health Care Act (AHCA) and the ongoing deliberations. March 24 @ 3:25 PM Comments: Likes: 0

Serum alkaline phosphatase may predict mortality in peritoneal dialysis patients with CKD-MBD | RUN
Alkaline phosphatase was more strongly linked to mortality compared with other biomarkers of chronic kidney disease-mineral and bone disorder. March 24 @ 3:00 PM Comments: Likes: 0

All about basal insulin: Benefits, types, and dosage | MNT
In this article, learn all about basal insulin injections, which help regulate blood sugar levels in people diagnosed with diabetes. March 24 @ 1:00 PM Comments: Likes: 0

Are dialysis patients being over-screened for colon cancer?
A new analysis reveals a relatively high rate of colon cancer screening among US patients on dialysis, even though they rarely stand to benefit... March 24 @ 11:00 AM Comments: Likes: 0

When hospital inspectors are watching, fewer patients die | NYT
A study of nearly 2,000 hospitals found that inspections led to lower death rates. March 24 @ 9:01 AM Comments: Likes: 0

Surprising new role for lungs: Making blood
Using video microscopy in the living mouse lung, scientists have revealed that the lungs play a previously unrecognized role in blood production. March 24 @ 12:00 AM Comments: Likes: 0

Anti-aging peptide recovers fur growth & kidney health in mice | MNT
New study reveals how a peptide targeted senescent cells—known to play a role in aging—to restore fitness, fur growth, and kidney function in old... March 23 @ 9:00 PM Comments: Likes: 0

The best exercise for aging muscles | NYT
Certain kinds of exercise may mitigate the effects of aging at the cellular level. March 23 @ 6:00 PM Comments: Likes: 0

Behavioral therapy, exercise may help improve urinary incontinence | RUN
Treatment group participants improved toileting skills with 150 minutes of walking per week and twice weekly strength training classes. March 23 @ 3:00 PM Comments: Likes: 0

Diabetes researchers discover way to expand potent regulatory cells
For parents, storing their newborn baby's umbilical cord blood is a way to preserve potentially lifesaving cells. Now, a group of researchers has... March 23 @ 12:00 PM Comments: Likes: 0

Survival of children receiving dialysis varies widely across Europe | MNT
Substantial differences in mortality rates persist in the paediatric renal replacement therapy population across Europe according to a new study... March 23 @ 9:00 AM Comments: Likes: 0

'Spray painting' shows promise as minimally invasive way to patch up the heart | MNT
Spray painting biomaterials shows promise as a minimally invasive way to create a regenerative patch on the heart to repair tissue after heart attack. March 23 @ 12:00 AM Comments: Likes: 0

Kidney stone formation may differ in multiple sclerosis patients | RUN
Patients with multiple sclerosis are more likely to form calcium phosphate stones and struvite stones, a new study suggests. March 22 @ 9:00 PM Comments: Likes: 0

Consult Rounds: Pathology of pre-eclampsia | Nephron Power
What do you find in the kidney biopsy of a patient with pre-eclampsia? March 22 @ 6:00 PM Comments: Likes: 0

Why are kidney stones so painful? | Medical Xpress
There are various treatments for kidney stones, but how do physicians choose which is best for their patients? March 22 @ 3:00 PM Comments: Likes: 0

APOL1 gene variants are causal factors of kidney disease in African Americans, study indicates | WU Nephrology
For years, it has been known that African Americans have a 3-5-fold increased risk of developing chronic kidney disease (CKD) and end-stage renal... March 22 @ 12:00 PM Comments: Likes: 0

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Insulin resistance may lead to faster cognitive decline
Insulin resistance, caused in part by obesity and physical inactivity, is also linked to a more rapid decline in cognitive performance, new... March 22 @ 9:00 AM Comments: Likes: 0

Gestational diabetes mellitus linked to metabolic syndrome long after pregnancy | Medpage Today
Certain risk factors were associated with MetS 7 years after pregnancy. March 21 @ 8:00 PM Comments: Likes: 0

Thiamine may reduce renal replacement therapy in septic shock patients | RUN
Septic shock patients who received thiamine vs placebo had a lower rate of progression to renal replacement therapy. March 21 @ 5:00 PM Comments: Likes: 0

Complexity of continuous renal replacement therapies makes managing meds a challenge for clinicians
The complexity of CRRT makes it essential that clinicians know the underlying principles influencing medication dosing and delivery. March 21 @ 3:00 PM Comments: Likes: 0

Is climate change linked to rising diabetes prevalence? | Medpage Today
Warmer temperatures may reduce brown adipose tissue activity, new study suggests. March 21 @ 12:00 PM Comments: Likes: 0