Chronic kidney disease
Controversy trails Edo’s COVID-19 death
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...
6 Prevention Tips For Chronic Kidney Disease
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…
Chronic kidney disease associated with high heat, toxins, infections
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.
Sarah seeks N12m for surgery in India
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...
Health conditions that cause chronic kidney disease
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.
Stem cell breakthroughs excite scientists
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.