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Cardiovascular Disease Found to Raise ESRD Risk

Not only do kidney disease patients have higher rates of cardiovascular events, cardiovascular disease events may increase the risk of end-stage renal disease in the general population.
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Heavy Alcohol Use May Hasten CKD Progression

A study of patients with chronic kidney disease found that regular and occasional binge drinkers had double the risk of disease progression compared with non-drinkers.
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