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Research Gives Practical Way For Chronic Kidney Disease And Diabetic Patients To Beat Diabetes

Research is now showing that weight loss can dramatically decrease the risk of getting full-blown Type II Diabetes if you are at risk, such as those with Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD). More specifically, the Inquisitor News reports that losing 10% of your body weight within the first months of getting diagnosed with Pre-Diabetes can have… Read More »

Five Hot Tips To Help Chronic Kidney Disease And Diabetic Patients Minimize A Leading Cause Of Death

People with Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) as well as Diabetes can experience chronic inflammation which is directly linked to Cardiovascular (heart) Disease, obesity, progression or worsening of Type II Diabetes, fatigue, fever, swollen joints, loss of appetite, and muscle stiffness. It was reported that the well known Writer, Actor, Director Harold Ramis (Creator of Ghost… Read More »

Vaccinations For Chronic Kidney Disease Patients And The Effect On Their Long-Term Health

Infections are a leading cause of morbidity (illness) and mortality (death) among patients at all stages of Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD). Vaccination is the best defense for those with CKD especially people who conduct dialysis to minimize the adverse consequences associated with infectious diseases such as hepatitis B virus (HBV), tetanus (whooping cough), pneumococcal (pneumonia),… Read More »

Common Supplement Taken By Chronic Kidney Disease And Diabetic Patients Linked To Heart Attacks

Calcium based supplements are commonplace for Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) patients, often used to bind high levels of phosphorus to avoid itching, skin sores, weakened bones, rigid blood vessels, heart failure, and death. Similarly, the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases has recommended that Diabetics take calcium supplements which will lower their… Read More »