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Women's Health Risks and Chronic Kidney Disease

There are several unique issues a woman will deal with when she is diagnosed with kidney disease. Learn more about the concerns that confront women with chronic kidney disease.

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Risks for CKD in Asian Americans

Learn about the risks of chronic kidney disease (CKD) on this population group and, more importantly, how to stay healthy.

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Risks for Chronic Kidney Disease in African Americans

Did you know African Americans are at increased risk of developing chronic kidney disease? Compared to other ethnic groups, the African American population has higher rates of diabetes and high blood pressure, which are the two leading causes of kidney disease. In February, be aware of health issues affecting African Americans and encourage those at risk to schedule an appointment with their healthcare professional.

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