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African Americans and Kidney Disease Fact SheetDiscusses the incidence of kidney disease among African Americans. Included is a section that presents disease statistics for the United States in general. ... Details >National Diabetes Education ProgramAfrican Americans Unaware of High Kidney Disease RiskAfrican Americans are largely unaware of their high risk and of preventive measures about kidney disease.
... Details >National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of HealthAmyloidosis and Kidney DiseaseIn recent years, researchers have discovered that different kinds of proteins can form amyloid deposits and have identified several types of amyloidosis. Two of these types are closely related to kidn... Details >National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of HealthAnemia in Kidney Disease and DialysisDescribes when anemia begins, its diagnosis, treatment, and causes other than kidney disease.... Details >National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of HealthAre You At Increased Risk For CKD (Chronic Kidney Disease) This article discusses increased risk for chronic kidney disease (CKD). Information covers risk factors, symptoms, test results, CKD stages, and prevention of CKD progression.... Details >National Kidney FoundationBone Disease in Chronic Kidney Failure It is not unusual for patients with chronic kidney failure to have problems with their bones. Their bones tend to become thin and weak, which causes them to break easily or to begin to hurt.... Details >National Kidney FoundationChildhood Nephrotic SyndromeDescribes childhood nephrotic syndrome, minimal change disease, and other conditions that involve the childhood nephrotic syndrome.... Details >National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of HealthChronic Kidney Disease (CKD) Chronic kidney disease (CKD) includes conditions that damage your kidneys and decrease their ability to keep you healthy by doing the jobs listed. This article provides information about CKD, includin... Details >National Kidney FoundationChronic Kidney Disease: A Family AffairChronic kidney disease (CKD) is the permanent loss of kidney function which may be the result of physical injury or a disease that damages the kidneys, such as diabetes or high blood pressure. CKD ru... Details >National Kidney and Urologic Diseases Information Clearinghouse, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney DiseasesData and Trends-Division of Diabetes TranslationThis page has information on CDC Diabetes Surveillance System; which collects, analyzes, and disseminates data on diabetes and its complications. This public health surveillance (disease tracking) of ... Details >Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion/CDC
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