Daily Kidney News

Diabetes

Diabetes

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.

Kidney Transplant

Kidney Transplant

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.

While recipients of Living Donor Kidney Transplants require steady follow-up and long-term care, as do the Living Kidney Donors themselves. Learn more.

Daily Impact Meal: Garlic Cauliflower Head

Impact Meal

Impact Meal

A delicious Diabetic and CKD recipe with patient friendly ingredient substitutes. Let us know what you think! Learn more.

Dialysis Treatment

Dialysis Treatment

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.

Most people know that Diabetic patients in general must monitor their Blood Sugar to avoid accidents, injuries, coma, and even death. Learn More.

Kidney Disease

Kidney Disease

On Saturday, July 15th, 2014 an ABC News channel affiliate station (San Antonio KSAT) reported "'Cash for Kidneys' idea controversial but gaining support." Learn more.

"Right now I am walking a few times a week, but I would like to do more, such as push-ups and weight lifting. How much weight can I safely lift with my AV Fistula arm? I'm very curious." Learn more.

People who have Chronic Kidney Disease and/or Diabetes know that the diseases can unfortunately harm their eyes, nerves, heart and other important systems in the body. Learn more.

Researchers from Sydney and Harvard universities have announced that they have successfully 3D Bio-Printed Capillaries. Learn more.

"Hi my father is a Diabetes patient currently on Dialysis," a KidneyBuzz.com viewer wrote. Learn more.