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https://www.kidneybuzz.com/progress-on-kidney-rejuvenation-for-chronic-kidney-disease-and-dialysis-patients/2017/5/24/progress-on-kidney-rejuvenation-for-chronic-kidney-disease-and-dialysis-patients?rq=kidney%20rejuvenation

A KidneyBuzz.com patient wrote: "It's almost been a year since KindyBuzz.com last published an article on Kidney Rejuvenation. Have not heard anything since. What's going on?"Learn more.

https://www.kidneybuzz.com/emmy-award-winning-late-night-comedian-comments-on-dialysis-what-he-gets-right-wrong/2017/5/18/emmy-award-winning-late-night-comedian-comments-on-dialysis-what-he-gets-right-wrong?rq=emmy

KidneyBuzz.com has been bombarded with comments, shares, emails, and retweets from Chronic Kidney Disease and Dialysis patients to respond to John Oliver's comments about Dialysis on his HBO Show: Last Week TonightLearn more.

 
https://www.kidneybuzz.com/hospital-acquired-infections-more-likely-to-cause-deadly-outcomes-in-ckd-and-dialysis-patients/?rq=Hospital%20Acquired%20Infections%20More%20Likely%20To%20Cause%20Deadly%20Outcomes%20In%20CKD%20And%20Dialysis%20Patients

Chronic Kidney Disease and Dialysis patients are constantly looking for ways to improve their safety and health in order to remain as healthy as possible and stay out of the hospital. Learn more.

https://www.kidneybuzz.com/research-findings-highlight-shockingly-low-risk-of-needing-a-kidney-after-being-a-living-kidney-donor/2017/5/10/research-findings-highlight-shockingly-low-risk-of-needing-a-kidney-after-being-a-living-kidney-donor?rq=low%20risk

"I want to donate to a person whose story I saw online, but I am concerned about the risk since I am a healthy person. What are the odds of me needing a Kidney Transplant if I donated one of my kidneys?" Learn more.

 
https://www.kidneybuzz.com/regular-fluid-overload-raises-mortality-risk-in-ckd-patients-on-dialysis/?rq=Regular%20Fluid%20Overload%20Raises%20Mortality%20Risk%20In%20CKD%20Patients%20On%20Dialysis

Most Chronic Kidney Disease patients conducting Dialysis Treatments know that having too much water in their body is called fluid overload (Hypervolemia). Learn more.

https://www.kidneybuzz.com/five-tips-for-chronic-kidney-disease-and-dialysis-patients-to-afford-anti-rejection-medication/?rq=Five%20Tips%20For%20Chronic%20Kidney%20Disease%20And%20Dialysis%20Patients%20To%20Afford%20Anti-Rejection%20Medication

A KidneyBuzz.com viewer wrote, "I would like more information about programs available to people who are unable to afford their anti-rejection medications, please." Learn more.

 
https://www.kidneybuzz.com/five-5-fast-lunch-tips-which-ckd-dialysis-patients-can-safely-enjoy-on-the-go-and-boost-energy/2017/5/2/five-5-fast-lunch-tips-which-ckd-dialysis-patients-can-safely-enjoy-on-the-go-and-boost-energy?rq=fast%20food

Between Dialysis Treatments, errands, family and friend gatherings, and other life activities, it is hard for Chronic Kidney Disease patients to find the time to cook for themselves. Learn more.

https://www.kidneybuzz.com/sad-news-as-bill-to-extend-anti-rejection-drug-coverage-for-kidney-transplant-recipients-fails-to-pass/?rq=sad%20news

"What is going on the the the Comprehensive Immunosuppressive Drug Coverage for Kidney Transplant Patients Act (H.R. 6139) which would extend anti-rejection drug coverage by Medicare from 36-months to the lifetime of a Kidney Transplant? Has it passed the Congress?" Learn more.

 
https://www.kidneybuzz.com/support-legislation-that-helps-boost-living-kidney-donation-and-limits-wait-time-for-ckd-and-dialysis-patients/2017/4/23/support-legislation-that-helps-boost-living-kidney-donation-and-limits-wait-time-for-ckd-and-dialysis-patients?rq=Support%20Legislation%20That%20Helps%20Boost%20Living%20Kidney%20Donation%20And%20Limits%20Wait%20Time%20For%20CKD%20And%20Dialysis%20Patients

"What is going on with the Living Donor Protection Act? I think that could help me get many more people to consider donating to me so that I can get off of Dialysis. When is it expected to pass?" Learn more.

https://www.kidneybuzz.com/what-all-ckd-and-dialysis-patients-should-know-about-antibodies-if-they-desire-a-kidney-transplant/2017/4/19/what-all-ckd-and-dialysis-patients-should-know-about-antibodies-if-they-desire-a-kidney-transplant?rq=antibodies

There are well over 100,000 Chronic Kidney Disease patients on the Kidney Transplant Waiting list. Learn more.

 
https://www.kidneybuzz.com/trump-administrations-policies-impacting-artificial-implantable-kidney-for-ckd-and-dialysis-patients/?rq=Trump

Well, the Research Team at the University Of Calfornia San Francisco (UCSF) recently provided a response to this question, and it is cause for concern. Learn more.

https://www.kidneybuzz.com/three-3-tips-for-chronic-kidney-disease-and-dialysis-patients-to-limit-stress-and-anxiety/?rq=Three%20(3)%20Tips%20For%20Chronic%20Kidney%20Disease%20And%20Dialysis%20Patients%20To%20Limit%20Stress%20And%20Anxiety

"Everything seems to be hitting me all at once. With Dialysis and everything else on my plate, I am becoming extremely anxious and feel as though I may suffer an anxiety attack. What can I do?" Learn more.