Urology Today.net

Site updated at Thursday, 12 May 2016

Common Urological Problems

Clinical Journal Of The American Society Nephrology

Kidney disease patients: Eat your veggies, reward your kidneys

Phosphorous levels plummet in kidney disease patients who stick to a vegetarian diet, according to a study appearing in an upcoming issue of the Clinical Journal of the American Society Nephrology (CJASN). The results suggest that eating vegetables rather than meat can help kidney disease patients avoid accumulating toxic levels of this mineral in… Kidney disease patients: Eat your veggies, reward your kidneys   



Many dialysis patients may not understand important health information

Many patients on dialysis may not understand medical information critical to their wellbeing, according to a study appearing in an upcoming issue of the Clinical Journal of the American Society Nephrology (CJASN). The results suggest that clinicians must understand and address the limited health literacy of patients with kidney disease.

Patients with limited health… Many dialysis patients may not understand important health information   



Poor growth, delayed puberty and heart problems plague kids with mild kidney disease

Children with only mildly to moderately impaired kidney function experience poor growth, delays in puberty, and heart problems, according to a study appearing in an upcoming issue of the Clinical Journal of the American Society Nephrology (JASN). Therapies for these conditions might help slow the progression of kidney disease in children.

Heart disease causes… Poor growth, delayed puberty and heart problems plague kids with mild kidney disease   



bladder pain syndrome2 - science translational medicine1 - renal anemia1 - stone disease4 - robotic-assisted operations1 - down's syndrome1 - voiding diary3 - fetal bladder1 - premature death3 - chlamydia trachomatis2 - bowel obstruction1 - fox chase cancer center2 - stress urinary incontinence1 - seizure1 - prostate-related diseases1 - pelvic diaphragm1 - hlya1 - rapd1 - altered appetite1 - androgenic stimulation1 - hemolytic uremic syndrome1 - extracellular matrix1 - lithium1 - stenosis1 - cisplatin1 - hypertensive nephropathy1 - cholesterol2 - glucose assorption1 - johnson and johnson1 - nocturnal enuresis3 -