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ADPKD and Pregnancy: What Are the Risks?

Is it safe to have kids when you have this form of kidney disease? Here’s what you should know.

By Stephanie Stephens

Young Adults Getting Chronic Kidney Disease

Chronic kidney used to be rare among young adults, but in recent years, the probability of death from chronic kidney disease has gone up almost 26.8 percent.

By Karen Gaudette Brewer

How Your Diet Can Help Prevent Kidney Stones

Kidney stones are on the rise, and it may be all because of what we eat. Here's what you can do to prevent them.

By Amy Hendel, P.A.

My Life With Lupus Nephritis

A leak in Wendy Rodgers' kidneys caused a devastating condition called lupus nephritis. Find out how a kidney transplant helped give her life back.

By Stephanie Stephens

Why Does Sleep Apnea Cause Kidney Damage?

Researchers found that people who live with sleep apnea have a much higher risk of devloping kidney disease, but they're not sure why.

By Martin Reed

Don't Ignore Incontinence

Incontinence isn't just a normal part of getting older. It could be a sign of something else, like bladder cancer or a urinary tract infection.

By Jennifer Sobol, D.O.