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Chronic kidney disease

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05-06-2022 | Nephropathy | News

Renal prognosis improvements stalled in type 1 diabetes

The risk for kidney disease has fallen for people diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in more recent decades, but is still substantial and has stopped decreasing, study results suggest.

02-18-2022 | Cardiovascular outcomes | News

Lifetime cardiorenal disease risk very high in type 2 diabetes

Four in five people with type 2 diabetes will have a major cardiovascular or renal disease event in their lifetime, and around half will develop chronic kidney disease, report researchers.

01-31-2022 | Obesity | News

Obesity and CKD more common than thought in type 1 diabetes

Obesity is as prevalent in people with type 1 diabetes as in the general US population and the age-adjusted chronic kidney disease rate is higher than in people with type 2 diabetes, report researchers.

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