Mon, 16 Jan 2017 06:00:00 PSTAtrial fibrillation, which is the most common cardiac arrhythmia, is an important risk factor for strokes.
Sun, 15 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTLearn all about genital psoriasis. This article looks at the symptoms and treatments for this condition, as well as how it might affect sexual health.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTFederal data show diabetes-related kidney failure among Native American adults (American Indians/Alaskan Natives) decreased 54 percent between 1996 and 2013.
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 06:00:00 PSTNew insights into the genetic drivers of prostate cancer that may inform treatment decisions are highlighted in two papers published online in Nature and Nature Communications this week.
Mon, 09 Jan 2017 06:00:00 PSTResearchers at Okayama University have uncovered a potential new therapeutic target for invasive bladder cancer.
Mon, 09 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTDialysis patients may have altered blood clots that increase their risk of dying prematurely, according to a study appearing in the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology (JASN).
Mon, 09 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTMetastatic prostate cancer, or prostate cancer that has spread to other organs, is incurable.
Fri, 06 Jan 2017 06:00:00 PSTA new study led by scientists from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) sheds light on a signaling circuit in cells that drives therapy resistance in prostate cancer.
Wed, 04 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTWhat is BPH and what are the causes and risk factors? Learn about its diagnosis, complications, medication that may be used, and tips for living with BPH.
Wed, 04 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTA new active pharmaceutical ingredient may help against severe forms of testicular cancer, which only respond inadequately to other therapies.
Tue, 03 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTIn a new study, young children showed signs of kidney damage if their mothers smoked while pregnant.
Mon, 02 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTA study by Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) investigators finds, for the first time, that women with a history of acute kidney injury with complete clinical recovery have an increase of several...
Tue, 27 Dec 2016 08:00:00 PSTResearchers have identified genetic variations in people who are unable to smell the pungent aroma present in urine after consuming asparagus.
Fri, 23 Dec 2016 08:00:00 PSTWomen with a history of acute injury may be at greater risk of preeclampsia, early birth, and other pregnancy complications, new research finds.
Tue, 20 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTResearchers at the University of Michigan teamed up to investigate if kidney biomarkers would allow them to track lupus progression and signs of complications.
Thu, 15 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTPeople with protein present in their urine may have an increased risk of developing cognitive impairment or dementia in later life, new research finds.
Tue, 13 Dec 2016 06:00:00 PSTMironid Ltd, a leader in cell signalling-directed drug development, and the University of Sheffield, announced today that they have signed a collaboration agreement to identify and develop new...
Mon, 12 Dec 2016 06:00:00 PSTArginine-degrading - enzyme therapy is beneficial for the treatment of cancers lacking the enzyme needed for arginine synthesis (argininosuccinate synthetase 1), according to a new report in The...
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 06:00:00 PSTAntibody-based immunotherapy is a new promising method to treat cancer. Unfortunately, today's treatments can result in adverse side effects.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 06:00:00 PSTUCLA researchers have discovered a previously unrecognized type of progenitor cell that, though rare in most regions of the human prostate, is found in uncommonly high numbers in inflamed areas of...
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 06:00:00 PSTIn a study of older women, the prevalence of stress- and urgency urinary incontinence (SUI and UUI) was at least two-fold higher among women in the highest category of body mass index (BMI) or fat...
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 06:00:00 PSTA common class of drugs for vision loss may actually add to the problem in some patients, according to new research co-led by scientists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI).
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTA strategy of alternately flooding and starving the body of testosterone is producing good results in patients who have metastatic prostate cancer that is resistant to treatment by chemical or...
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTIn a recent study, a simple exercise program carried out at home improved dialysis patients' walking performance and quality of life.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 09:00:00 PSTA new case report about a woman with a UTI who became ill from high water intake raises questions about doctors' advice to 'drink plenty of fluids.'