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544 Articles Matching "kidney"

Avapro vs. Edarbi

Dec 12, 2018 , RxList
Avapro (irbesartan) and Edarbi (azilsartan medoxomil) are angiotensin II receptor blockers (ARBs) used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension). Avapro is sometimes given together with other blood pressure medications. Avapro is also used to treat kidney problems caused by type 2 (non-insulin-dependent) diabetes....
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Kidney Disease More Deadly for Men

Dec 12, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Kidney Disease More Deadly for MenCategory: Health NewsCreated: 12/10/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 12/10/2018 12:00:00...
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Kidney Disease Claiming More Lives

Dec 09, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Kidney Disease Claiming More LivesCategory: Health NewsCreated: 12/6/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 12/7/2018 12:00:00...
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Liquid Ibuprofen Recalled at Walmart, CVS, Others

Dec 07, 2018 , WebMD
Infants run a small risk of permanent kidney damage from the higher concentration of...
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Donated Kidneys From Pot Users Seem Safe: Study

Nov 29, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Donated Kidneys From Pot Users Seem Safe: StudyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 11/26/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 11/27/2018 12:00:00...
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Global warming will increase heat-related death and disease - study

Nov 29, 2018 , Reuters
Climate change is making more people around the world vulnerable to heat exposure, putting them at greater risk of heart and kidney disease, heat stress, and other heat-related killers, scientists warned on Wednesday....
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Study: Donated Kidneys From Pot Users Seem Safe

Nov 28, 2018 , WebMD
There were no differences in results among kidney donors or recipients related to the donors' use of marijuana, according to a new study in the Clinical Kidney...
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Study: Donated Kidneys From Pot Users Seem Safe

Nov 27, 2018 , WebMD
There were no differences in results among kidney donors or recipients related to the donors' use of marijuana, according to a new study in the Clinical Kidney...
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AI-powered kidney disease diagnostic Renalytix AI lands $29M

Nov 20, 2018 laura.lovett@himssmedia.com (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
This latest funding news coincides with the company's announcement that it will now be publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange. ...
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Researchers Propose Solutions For Urine Sample Splash Dilemma

Nov 20, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Urinating into a cup may be a medical necessity for monitoring the health of the kidney and other issues, but it's often uncomfortable, embarrassing and messy -- especially for women. But what if there were a way to comfortably provide a sample without the splashback? Tadd Truscott, associate prof......
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State Highlights: Kansas Nurse Sets Off Organ Donation Chain With Decision To Give Kidney To Friend; Calif. Regulators OK $69 Billion CVS-Aetna Merger With Conditions

Nov 17, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from Kansas, California, Ohio, New Hampshire, Texas, Florida and New Jersey....
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Her kidney donation now could save her granddaughter's life later

Nov 15, 2018 , CNN Health
When Meghann Adams learned that she was pregnant in early 2015, she was ecstatic. Starting a family with her husband, Chris, had not been easy, but she was carrying twins. They were to be named Delly and Aubrey....
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AstraZeneca's diabetes drug curbs heart failure, kidney risks

Nov 11, 2018 , Reuters
The biggest clinical trial so far to assess a new class of diabetes pills shows that AstraZeneca's Farxiga can prevent heart failure and cut the risk of kidney problems in a broad range of patients....
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Health Tip: Symptoms of Kidney Stones

Nov 11, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Health Tip: Symptoms of Kidney StonesCategory: Health NewsCreated: 11/9/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 11/9/2018 12:00:00...
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Fewer Late-Stage Kidney Deaths After Obamacare: Study

Nov 08, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Fewer Late-Stage Kidney Deaths After Obamacare: StudyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 11/5/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 11/6/2018 12:00:00...
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Why You Might Get Kidney Cancer If You Move To Florida

Nov 01, 2018 , Forbes
You may want to ask your doctors to think twice before ordering an unnecessary CT scan or treating an incidental...
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Higher Omega-3 Levels Linked to Healthier Aging

Nov 01, 2018 , RxList
Higher serum levels of serum omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (n-3 PUFAs) are associated with healthy aging in adults, defined as survival without chronic disease, such as cardiovascular disease, cancer, lung disease, or severe chronic kidney disease, a new study...
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Is the U.S. Throwing Away Too Many Donor Kidneys?

Oct 31, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Is the U.S. Throwing Away Too Many Donor Kidneys?Category: Health NewsCreated: 10/29/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/29/2018 12:00:00...
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Obese Patients Often Denied Kidney Transplants. Should They Be?

Oct 28, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Obese Patients Often Denied Kidney Transplants. Should They Be?Category: Health NewsCreated: 10/26/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/26/2018 12:00:00...
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How Does Obesity Affect Kidney Transplant Success?

Oct 27, 2018 , WebMD
Kidneys given to obese patients fared as well as those transplanted into normal-weight patients, a new study says. In addition, no difference was seen in patient survival, regardless of...
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