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Shortage Of In-Home Dialysis Solution Worries Patients

By Stuart Pfeifer and Chad Terhune, Los Angeles Times Unlike the hundreds of thousands of Americans who drive several times a week to dialysis centers, Joanna Galeas relies on an increasingly popular at-home alternative to treat her kidney failure. Galeas, 30, of Los Angeles, is among tens of thousands of U.S. residents who use peritoneal […]

September 15, 2014

Wine Could Be Good For Kidneys, Study Suggests

By Robin Erb, Detroit Free Press A glass of wine a day could help prevent kidney disease, a new study concludes. For those who already have kidney disease, wine might protect their hearts. According to a University of Colorado-Denver researcher, people who drank up to one glass of wine a day had a 37 percent […]

April 25, 2014