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Immunotherapies could change kidney cancer care, studies suggest

Two studies showed that renal cell cancer patients had significantly better outcomes when their treatment combined the targeted therapy drug axitinib, or Inlyta, with an immunotherapy -- one study used pembrolizumab, or Keytruda, and the other used avelumab, or Bavencio.

NY Times /
The New Old Age: Dialysis Is a Way of Life for Many Older Patients. Maybe It Shouldn’t Be.

So-called conservative management can ease symptoms without dialysis in some people with kidney disease. But many of them are never given the option.

E! Online /
Sarah Hyland Shares Sweet Texts Wells Adams Sent Her Before Second Kidney Transplant

Sarah Hyland is taking a walk down memory lane this Valentine's Day! The Modern Family actress took to Instagram to share her sweet love story with ...

ABC /
WATCH: Mom reveals to police officer on Facebook that she's giving him her kidney

Abbie Dunkle, 35, of Highland, Illinois, donated her kidney to Ryan Armistead, a police officer from Missouri, on Jan. 22.

ABC /
WATCH: Mom reveals to police officer on Facebook that she's giving him her kidney

Abbie Dunkle, 35, of Highland, Illinois, donated her kidney to Ryan Armistead, a police officer from Missouri, on Jan. 22.

Engadget /
The Mayo Clinic created an online tool for predicting kidney stones

Researchers at the Mayo Clinic have created a handy tool for public use that can help determine if you'll have a recurring problem with ...

USA Today /
Anna Kendrick treated for kidney stones, thanks nurses and doctors who cared for her

On Friday, the "Pitch Perfect" star tweeted her thanks to the Atlanta medical team that treated her through her first bout of kidney stones.        

CBS /
Heavy metals like arsenic and lead found in 45 packaged fruit juices, report finds

A new report out Wednesday says some popular fruit juices may contain heavy metal contaminants like lead, arsenic, and cadmium. Consumer Reports tested 45 packaged fruit juices and found measurable levels of heavy metal in every product. Long-term exposure to these metals could cause serious health risks, including kidney disease and certain types ...

CBS /
New report finds heavy metals in 45 popular fruit juices

Long-term exposure to these metals could cause some serious health risks, like kidney disease and certain types of cancer

CBS /
New report finds heavy metals in 45 popular fruit juices

Long-term exposure to these metals could cause some serious health risks, like kidney disease and certain types of cancer

UPI /
Scientists identify kidney fibrosis pathway

Scientists have pinpointed a cause of kidney failure, a discovery that could soon lead to future treatment for the condition.

E! Online /
90 Day Fiancé's Ashley Martson to Undergo Surgery After Kidney Failure

Ashley Martson is taking time off from the spotlight to focus on her health. Over the past few weeks, the 90 Day Fiancé star and mother of two has been hospitalized twice for...

UPI /
Lithium may increase risk for kidney failure, study says

A popular drug to treat bipolar disease may also cause kidney problems, a new study says.

ABC /
Doctor reprimanded for removing wrong man's kidney

A Massachusetts doctor who removed a kidney from the wrong patient has received a reprimand from the state

VoA /
Kaye Ballard, Boisterous Singer and Actress, Dies at 93

Kaye Ballard, the boisterous comedian and singer who appeared in Broadway musicals and nightclubs from New York to Las Vegas and starred with Eve ...

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