Chronic kidney disease
5 Apr 2020
Controversy has continued to trail the death of a COVID-19 patient in Edo State at the University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH), as both the Association of Resident Doctors...
29 Sep 2019
Chronic kidney disease is a long-term condition where the kidneys do not work effectively. Most people are born with two kidneys which are responsible for filtering out waste products from the body passed out as urine. The kidneys also help to control our blood pressure and the number of red cells in the blood. Chronic…
22 May 2019
A mysterious epidemic of chronic kidney disease among agricultural workers and manual laborers may be caused by a combination of increasingly hot temperatures, toxins and infections, according to researchers at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus.
15 May 2018
Sixteen-year-old Sarah Alegu Ogochuckwu has had her life and dreams put on hold since January 27, 2018, when she was diagnosed of chronic kidney disease, secondary nephrotic syndrome...
24 Feb 2018
When health problems (like diabetes) affect your kidneys, they can cause chronic kidney disease (CKD). This is permanent damage that may get worse over time.
5 Oct 2017
Researches and studies about the potential applications of stem cell therapy are rapidly expanding, thanks to the fast gaining popularity of regenerative medicine.
30 Mar 2017
In recent years several groups have worked to develop stem cell therapy as a cure for erectile dysfunction, but until now the improvements have not been sufficient to allow affected men to achieve full sexual intercourse.