The HealthTree News for Kidney Disease is a place to learn all about Kidney Disease in easy-to-understand language. The site features news articles, patient stories, Kidney Disease basics articles, and clinical trial updates with new content every week.
May 30, 2023
Lupus nephritis is the term used to describe kidney damage caused by lupus.
May 23, 2023
Inflammation can cause kidney pain accompanied by nausea or vomiting.
May 05, 2023
Polypharmacy is a big risk factor for negative side effects in CKD patients.
May 02, 2023
KidneyIntelX can reliably help patients understand their exact risk.
April 28, 2023
Nephrotic syndrome can result in fluid retention and swelling, especially in the eyes, face, legs and abdomen.
April 25, 2023
Kidney disease is not common in children, but we have learned how to spot it and treat it.
April 20, 2023
Research on kidney disease has identified some groups of people that are more likely to develop kidney disease than others, for a variety of reasons.
April 18, 2023
Selenium has been shown to “slow down cognitive deterioration by preventing the damage caused by free radicals in neurons.”
April 11, 2023
Glomerular filtration rate (GFR) remains the ideal marker of kidney function.