A Czech woman went to the hospital after suffering from severe stomach pain, only for doctors to discover a huge parasite in her kidneys, which eventually led to her death, Central European News...
The chemical bisphenol A, used to stiffen some plastic food containers, poses no health risk to consumers of any age, including unborn children, at current levels of exposure, Europe's food safety...
Doctors have given a New York mom with end-stage renal failure less than six months to live unless the woman can receive a kidney transplant.
African Americans with sickle cell trait - generally thought to be benign, unlike sickle cell disease - may still be at increased risk of kidney disease, a new study suggests.
A woman in the Netherlands contracted an unusual bacterial infection that may have come from one of her pet cats, according to a new report of her case
Talking through treatment choices and what will happen in the future with health providers is important for elderly patients with chronic kidney disease, a new study finds.
Many people expect weight gain and fatigue as they age, but how do you know when it could be something more serious?
A new study suggests that kidney failure can be predicted based on measurements taken in adolescence.
If you are newly entering menopause, you might be surprised to find yourself suddenly gaining weight—as if hot flashes, insomnia, and night sweats weren’t enough.