Coffee Consumption and Kidney Function

June 4, 2020 // 0 Comments

Data from epidemiological studies suggest coffee consumption may be associated with kidney (and other) outcomes, specifically a higher eGFR or less CKD. This is speculated to be due to anti-inflammatory, anti-oxidant, and anti-fibrotic effects of [read more...]

Arsenic and CKD: Is There a Link?

January 29, 2013 // 0 Comments

While long-term arsenic exposure is a global health problem, is arsenic related to worsening of kidney disease or proteinuria? How does arsenic cause chronic kidney damage? A recent original investigation published in the American Journal of Kidney [read more...]