NephMadness 2016: Why We Do This

March 10, 2016 // 1 Comment

Today is World Kidney Day. The day on the calendar when we are supposed to spend some time thinking about our kidneys. Well, the team at AJKD blog never stops thinking about kidneys. We’re weird that way, so we use World Kidney Day to do something [read more...]

NephMadness for Dummies

March 7, 2016 // 0 Comments

Before we get to the details, we want to provide the links: Make your picks at the bracket picking site   or   The educational content at AJKD Blog Every March, the nephrology social media scene is dominated by NephMadness, an homage to the [read more...]

The Gut Microbiome & CKD

January 4, 2016 // 0 Comments

The complex relationship between kidney function and the microbial genome (microbiome) is explored in a recent review in AJKD. The human intestine is home to a vast number of bacterial species (estimated to be between 500-1000), which have evolved [read more...]