Jody A. Charnow, Editor

Jody A. Charnow, Editor

Jody Charnow is the editor of Renal and Urology News.

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Kidney Stone Risk Rises with Higher Temperature

Kidney Stone Risk Rises with Higher Temperature

Higher daily mean temperatures are associated with an increased incidence of kidney stones.

Hospital-Acquired Acute Kidney Injury (AKI) Ups Early Readmission Risk

Hospital-Acquired Acute Kidney Injury (AKI) Ups Early Readmission Risk

Researchers observe a significant 21% increased odds of rehospitalization for acute kidney injury (AKI) within 30 days.

Renal Hyperfiltration May Predict Higher Mortality

Renal Hyperfiltration May Predict Higher Mortality

In healthy people, renal hyperfiltration associated with 37% and 66% increased risk of all-cause and cardiovascular mortality, respectively.

Exercise May Benefit Kids with Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)

Exercise May Benefit Kids with Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)

Acute exercise may benefit children and adolescents with chronic kidney disease (CKD) via anti-inflammatory effects.

How much influence does the U.S. Surgeon General have on the nation's public health?

How much influence does the U.S. Surgeon General have on the nation's public health?

The U.S. Surgeon General is the operational head of about 6,800 uniformed health officers.

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