Chronic kidney disease (CKD) patients on hemodialysis experience greater quality of life and lower mortality with regular exercise.
Hypertensive patients see better control of their condition through team-based collaboration with pharmacists.
Higher magnesium intake is associated with a lower risk of developing type 2 diabetes.
Researchers didn't find the same cardiovascular effect of binge drinking in young women or teens of either sex.
High levels of indoxyl sulfate are associated with a more than 5-fold increased risk of a first heart failure event.
The risk of dying after suffering a hemorrhagic or ischemic stroke is greatest in the first week.
Researchers suspect inflammation is the common denominator for uncontrolled hypertension.
Study reveals a rate of 0.038 such events per 1,000 home dialysis treatments.
Novel compound derived from plant leaves could help in the treatment of pulmonary hypertension.
Experts say that issues of cost to providers have prevented broader application of home dialysis.
Grape seed extract may help to lower blood sugar and glucose levels in patients with diabetes mellitus.
High dietary fiber also associated with decreased systemic inflammation and mortality risk.
But targeting an HbA1c level below 6.5% is associated with a decreased risk of end-stage renal disease.
Individuals older than 65 years are more likely to suffer a fracture than those aged 40-65 years, regardless of eGFR.
Analysis found that cigarette smoking was associated with a 24% overall reduction in gout risk.
Consuming ten portions of tomatoes a week can lower the risk of prostate cancer.
Men who abstain from eating meat have significantly reduced sperm levels and quality.
Significant association observed for high-risk prostate cancers with no difference according to daily dose.
Vitamin D may be able to suppress inflammation in prostate tissue by boosting expression of the GDF-15 gene.
Fathering of dizygotic twins, a marker of high fertility, was not associated with increased risk of prostate cancer.
Success rates for in vitro fertilization seen in black women are half those of white women.
Absence of muscle tissue in bladder cancer biopsy samples is common and associated with increased risk of death.
New data confirms that ConfirmMDx, an epigenetic assay, is able to accurately identify prostate cancer aggressiveness
Testosterone replacement therapy (TRT) may promote prostate cancer tumor growth.
Researchers suggest male beverage consumption of caffeine and alcohol affects in vitro fertilization results.
Delaying circumcision procedure also linked with higher costs.
Sitting to urinate is associated with an improved urodynamic profile in lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS).
Sildenafil (Viagra) has demonstrated improvement in heart function without any adverse effect on blood pressure.
Low testosterone may increase cardiovascular (CV) risk in middle-aged men with type 2 diabetes.
Climate change could be associated with an increase in the incidence of kidney stones.