Daily Kidney News
A question came to the attention of the KidneyBuzz.com Team, "Can someone tell me if Dialysis or Transplant patients can still have pets around???" Learn more.
Chronic Kidney Disease and Diabetic patients are often hypersensitive (highly sensitive) to their health; and that is for good reason. Learn more.
Daily Impact Meal: Zucchini Corn Pancakes
A delicious Diabetic and CKD recipe with patient friendly ingredient substitutes. Let us know what you think! Learn more.
Recently a viewer emailed KidneyByzz.com and said, "I hate to hear, 'You are always sleeping. I wish I could do that!' It's not like I want to sleep my day away, but I just suffer low energy levels. Learn more.
"It seems impossible for me to receive a Kidney Transplant. Although my daughter and good friend are willing, their insurance does not cover ANY of the costs, and mine does not reimburse them for time off of work." Learn more.
Whether you grew up in the American South or you just enjoy southern cooking on an occasional basis, according to new research out of the University of Alabama, eating a southern-style diet "results in higher risk of death in those with Chronic Kidney Disease." Learn more.
Friends, one thing is clear - Chronic Kidney Disease is menacing and it does not discriminate based upon race, gender, economics or social standing. Learn more.
Have you considered listing on the Kidney Transplant Waiting List? Learn more.
While recipients of Living Donor Kidney Transplants require steady follow-up and long-term care, as do the Living Kidney Donors themselves. Learn more.
On July 27th, 2014 Tribe Live (online news resource) noted an increase in Home Hemodialysis users in recent months. Experts have attributed the shift mostly to changes in how Medicare compensates for Dialysis. Learn more.
Cleveland Clinic Nephrologist, Emilio Poggio (expert in kidney transplantation) said that, "600,000 are on Dialysis and 100,000 are on the waiting list for a Kidney Transplant. Learn more.
A viewer emailed KidneyBuzz.com recently and wrote, "I am currently on Hemodialysis, in clinic. Learn more.
Amazing news hit the Chronic Kidney Disease community on Wednesday July 7th, 2014! Learn more.
They argue that, "The majority of organ donation coverage on this program depicts doctors as vultures, eager to transplant organs from their patients." Learn more.
The Food And Drug Administration has announced it will be making significant mandatory changes to the current nutritional labels placed on foods. Learn more.
To correct this complication, those on Dialysis may choose to discuss with their Healthcare Team Dialisying with a High Glucose Bath such as D10. Learn more.
Hospice is simply meant to focus on the quality of your life during your final days instead of prolonging your life. Learn more.