Walking may help prolong life of kidney patients

Suffering from kidney diseases? Take up walking at the earliest as researchers have found that walking may help patients with kidney disease prolong life and reduce the risk of needing dialysis or a kidney transplant.

Modest exercise strengthens immunity in kidney patients

Small amount of regular exercise induces a systemic anti-inflammatory environment in the body and enhances immunity of kidney disease patients, a study finds.

New breakthrough brings hope for kidney patients

A new study has revealed that certain cells contribute to kidney function decline, making them attractive targets for treatments against kidney failure.

Ray of hope for kidney patients

In a path-breaking discovery for kidney patients, a new research revealed that certain cells contribute to kidney function decline - making them attractive targets for treatments against kidney failure.

Fat near heart can predict kidney patients` deaths

Fat deposits around the heart - which can be spotted through simple CT scans - can help predict the risk of death in patients with chronic kidney disease, research shows.

Over five lakh kidney patients require dialysis or transplant

Around 5.5 lakh patients in the country require dialysis or kidney transplant, according to the Indian Council of Medical Research.

Fish oil capsules benefit kidney patients undergoing hemodialysis

Taking fish oil capsules may help improve outcomes for kidney patients undergoing hemodialysis by reducing cardiovascular complications, says a scientist at Lawson Health Research Institute.

`Dialysis on the go` for patients waiting transplants

The new kit can help patients take a walk or even go abroad instead of spending hours hooked up in a hospital ward.

Cholesterol drug benefits kidney patients: Study

A combination drug that lowers levels of `bad` cholesterol in the blood can benefit people with chronic kidney disease.

Cholesterol drug benefits kidney patients: Study

A combination drug that lowers levels of `bad` cholesterol in the blood can benefit people with chronic kidney disease.

Lower BP unhealthy for kidney patients

An expert is suggesting that lower blood pressure could be unhealthy for patients with chronic kidney disease.

Lower BP unhealthy for kidney patients

An expert is suggesting that lower blood pressure could be unhealthy for patients with chronic kidney disease.

Peritoneal dialysis: Hope for kidney patients

For millions of people suffering from kidney failure there seems to be a hope in sight with peritoneal dialysis, which can be done at home, fast catching up in India.

Peritoneal dialysis: Hope for kidney patients

For millions of people suffering from kidney failure there seems to be a hope in sight with peritoneal dialysis, which can be done at home, fast catching up in India.