News and Events

A+ A- R

Healthy News and Events

Keep Your Heart Healthy on Dialysis

  Heart disease is common in people with chronic kidney disease (CKD) and is the leading cause of death for all people with CKD. The increased risk is related to kidney disease and other health problems, like diabetes and high blood pressure. It is very important for dialysis patients to follow steps to help prevent heart […]

Heart Failure Raises Kidney Failure Risk

                  Being hospitalized for heart failure increases kidney disease patients’ risks of developing kidney failure or dying prematurely, according to a study appearing in an upcoming issue of the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology (JASN).  Researchers compared patients with no heart failure hospitalizations to those who […]