Kidney Disease in the Elderly

Kidney failure; The gradual loss of the kidney's ability to filter wastes from the blood and toxins from the body.

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  • 5 Common Complications from Diabetes

    Even when blood sugar levels are properly managed, individuals with diabetes can develop serious health concerns. Learn the signs and symptoms to watch out for.

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  • Dialysis for Kidney Failure

    When the kidneys fail, treatment is needed to replace the work of your failed kidneys. Dialysis is a treatment process that cleans the body of unwanted toxins, waste products and excess fluids.

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  • Type 2 Diabetes: Kidney Complications

    Diabetes is the number one cause of chronic kidney (or renal) failure in the U.S.

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  • 10 Warning Signs of Kidney Disease

    The early symptoms of kidney disease are subtle and usually go unnoticed for many years. Delays in medical treatment could be fatal, so it's important to catch the signs early to prevent lasting kidney damage.

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