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The study from the Mayo Clinic in the US showed that women who had their ovaries removed had a 6.6 per cent higher risk of developing chronic kidney disease, compared to those who did not.
Parvoviruses are extremely small viruses that are generally benign, except in immune-compromised individuals.
In a new study, researchers hypothesised that caffeine consumption might be associated with lower mortality among participants with chronic kidney disease.
Addressing a gathering at an awareness meeting at Sompeta, the Collector said screening tests were conducted only in 176 out of the total 589 villages in the Uddanam region.
New patients are not being admitted to the centre due to the lack of facilities and despite nephrologists having recommended immediate dialysis.
Medicines worth Rs 4 lakh were distributed among 200 patients.
Speaking to media persons on the occasion, he said the increasing number of kidney diseases’ victims in Krishna district is alarming.
Speaking on the occasion, CPM state executive committee member Ch Babu Rao said around 1,284 CKD patients were identified at 143 villages of the 15 mandals in western areas of Krishna district.
Dr Jayant Thomas Mathew, a leading nephrologist, has made a documentary on how to face kidney diseases and stay strong throughout the treatment.
Deceased suffered from kidney ailments for five years; sold his house for treatment
Andhra Pradesh: Kidney disease patients of Srikakulam forced to go to Vizag for surgery needed before dialysis
However, with no alternatives available, the patients have to go all the way to Visakhapatnam for conducting the AV Fistula surgery, which must be done prior to dialysis.
A little reduction in the intake of salt can help in controlling various kidney problems, even medicines can work better then
Tribals and people of backward classes, who hardly have money to survive, are subjected to immense hardship as they are now requred to foot medical bills.
Only patients undergoing dialysis at govt hospitals getting it now
After getting the government’s green signal, the Foundation plans to engage two drones for delivery in the first phase.