Don't Rule Out Kidneys From Elderly Donors
THURSDAY, Dec. 15, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Healthy kidneys from
elderly donors are often rejected, but even kidneys from donors 80
and older can function for years after transplantation, Italian
Sniffing Out the Asparagus-Odor-in-Pee Mystery
WEDNESDAY, Dec. 14, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- After eating asparagus, do you notice your urine smells funny? Your answer may depend on your genetic makeup, a new study suggests.
Healthy Diet May Mean Longer Life for Kidney Patients
THURSDAY, Dec. 8, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- A healthy diet may
help people with kidney disease live longer, researchers
Un mayor número de pacientes con cáncer se benefician de las inmunoterapias
MARTES, 20 de septiembre de 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Un
importante grupo oncológico afirma que los estadounidenses se están
beneficiando de la inmunoterapia, un tratamiento relativamente
nuevo que ayuda al sistema inmunitario a dirigirse a y destruir las
Too Few Female Urologists to Meet Aging Patients' Demand
MONDAY, Aug. 22, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Women prefer to see female urologists, but there are far too few to meet a growing demand, a new study reports.
Diet Supplement May Help Prevent Kidney Stones: Study
MONDAY, Aug. 8, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- A dietary supplement may hold the power to dissolve a key component of kidney stones, potentially offering a new prevention tool against this painful condition, researchers say.
Some Advanced Kidney Cancer Patients May Postpone Treatment
THURSDAY, Aug. 4, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Not all adults with
advanced kidney cancer that has spread require immediate,
aggressive treatment, a small new study suggests.
Anesthesia Safe for Kids, Doctors' Group Says
FRIDAY, July 15, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Anesthesia eases the
pain of millions of children who must have surgery every year, but
parents who are worried about the safety of these medications
should talk to their anesthesiologist about their fears, experts
Too Much Red Meat Might Harm Kidneys, Study Suggests
THURSDAY, July 14, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Eating red meat may boost the risk for kidney failure, but swapping even one daily serving of red meat for another protein may reduce the risk, a large study from Singapore suggests.
3-D Printed Model Helps Delicate Kidney Surgery
FRIDAY, July 8, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Cutting-edge 3-D
technology is making more inroads in medicine, this time helping
doctors save a patient's kidney during difficult tumor-removal