Kidney Disease a Big Contributor to Heart-Related Deaths: Study
THURSDAY, April 13, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Kidney disease is a
major cause of heart-related deaths worldwide, a new study
It's Yoga to the Rescue for Prostate Cancer Patients
THURSDAY, April 13, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Hold that pose: New
research suggests yoga may help men deal with the side effects of
prostate cancer therapy.
Health Tip: Should You Be Tested for Kidney Disease?
(HealthDay News) -- Chronic kidney disease may not have obvious
symptoms, so it's important to know if you're at risk.
Drug Tied to Dementia Risk Overprescribed to Seniors: Study
THURSDAY, March 30, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- A drug linked to a
raised risk of dementia is taken by millions of older Americans who
have an overactive bladder, researchers say.
Weight, Gender Appear to Play Part in Kidney Transplant Success
THURSDAY, March 30, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Weight and gender
differences between donors and recipients can affect the success of
kidney transplants, a new study says.
Marathon Running May Cause Short-Term Kidney Injury
TUESDAY, March 28, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Any marathoner will
tell you that the grueling 26-mile races can do a number on the
hips, knees, ankles and feet.
Curbing Sleep Apnea Might Mean Fewer Night Trips to Bathroom
MONDAY, March 27, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Millions of Americans
battle bothersome nighttime conditions, such as sleep apnea or the
need to get up frequently to urinate.
Less Salt, Fewer Nighttime Bathroom Trips?
SUNDAY, March 26, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Lowering your salt
intake could mean fewer trips to the bathroom in the middle of the
night, a new study suggests.
Many Dialysis Patients Get Unnecessary Colonoscopies
FRIDAY, March 24, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Older Americans on
kidney dialysis have high rates of colonoscopy screening for colon
cancer, but most get little benefit from the screening, a new study
Turning Back the Aging Clock -- in Mice
THURSDAY, March 23, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Aging mice became
more youthful following a new cellular therapy about to be tested
in humans, researchers say.