The american journal of kidney diseases (ajkd), the official journal of the national kidney foundation, is recognized worldwide as a leading source of information devoted to clinical. Resource library browse through our resource library that contains past and present published information from the american association of kidney patients. Health of black or african american non number of adults with diagnosed kidney disease: national institute of diabetes and digestive and kidney diseases.
At least 20,000 men have died prematurely from a mysterious disease in central america mysterious kidney disease plagues central america. Mesoamerican nephropathy a comprehensive review of the disease and its characteristics was published in the american journal of kidney diseases in january 2014.
Provides statistics about kidney disease, including prevalence and survival rates. Special report america's pain: autoimmune diseases, when your immune system attacks your body, can also cause an acute kidney injury chronic kidney disease.
Chronic kidney disease affects 47 million people in the united states and is associated centers for disease control and prevention, american diabetes. Chronic kidney disease has killed tens of thousands of young men and is becoming more deadly but nobody knows exactly what it is, or what to do about it, reports will storr.